Change Of Circumstances Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Change Of Circumstances, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Change Of Circumstances?

(n) Change of circumstances is the situation when the parameters used to arrive at an opinion or decision is changed warranting a suitable change in the earlier decision like amendment of existing alimony or child support order etc. Eg. Re-marriage of spouse is a change in circumstances to stop the alimony.