change of circumstances

Definition of "change of circumstances"
  1. A reason that compels a court to modify an existing order related to alimony or child support, commonly due to alterations in the employment, health, or income of the payer since the order was issued
How to use "change of circumstances" in a sentence
  1. Due to a change of circumstances, his alimony payments were reduced.
  2. After her job loss, she petitioned the court for a change of circumstances to increase child support.
  3. His severe health issues forced a change of circumstances, adjusting the support payments.

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