Problems of Determining Child Support Obligations in Russian and American

Palabras clave: Child Support Obligations, Comparative Examination, Divorce, Scientific Methods. divorcio, examen comparativo, obligaciones de manutención infantil, métodos científicos.




The article analyzed the laws of the United States and the Russian Federation in order to determine the key points of protecting the interests of minor children in the divorce of their parents. The purpose is a comparative examination of theoretical and practical problems of the implementation of child support obligations of parents in Russia and the United States. The authors used a combination of philosophical, general and private, scientific methods of cognition of theoretical and empirical material, considering historical, political, and national characteristics. The study has allowed identifying some significant problems.



El artículo analizó las leyes de los Estados Unidos y la Federación de Rusia con el fin de determinar los puntos clave para proteger los intereses de los menores en el divorcio de sus padres. El propósito es un examen comparativo de los problemas teóricos y prácticos de la implementación de las obligaciones de manutención infantil de los padres en Rusia y los Estados Unidos. Los autores utilizaron una combinación de métodos filosóficos, científicos generales y científicos privados de cognición de material teórico y empírico, considerando características históricas, políticas y nacionales. El estudio ha permitido identificar algunos problemas importantes.

Biografía del autor/a


Yu.A. was born on the 22nd of August 1968. She graduated from the Kutafin Moscow State Academy of Law, the Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences. She is a Ph.D. in Law, Associate Professor of the Department of Civil Law and Proceedings and International Private Law, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University). She has about 30 years of legal experience in various positions in state and commercial organizations. She currently teaches the disciplines “civil law”, “business law”, and “civil proceedings” at the RUDN University.

V. V SERGEEVA, RUDN University

V.V. was born on the 26th of March 1991 in Moscow (Russian Federation). She graduated from the Kutafin Moscow State Academy of Law. Since 2015 she has been studying at the graduate school of the RUDN University. Сlass justice rank - lawyer of the 2nd class. From October 2011 to 2014, she worked at the Arbitration Court of the Moscow Region. She is currently conducting an entrepreneurial activity. Research interests: civil law, family law, business law.



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ARTEMYEVA, Y. A., & SERGEEVA, V. V. (2019). Problems of Determining Child Support Obligations in Russian and American. Utopía Y Praxis Latinoamericana, 24(1), 429-439. Recuperado a partir de