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October 16, 2017

Dissipation and Your Divorce: What You Need to Know

  Divorce is nearly always a highly emotional and stressful process. If you find out that your former partner has been hiding or spending marital assets, […]
October 2, 2017

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna: A Case Study of the Rights and Responsibilities of Unmarried Parents

It has become nearly impossible to exist in American society without seeing constant updates from the Kardashian-Jenner family, from Bruce Jenner’s transgender journey, Kim’s pregnancy struggles […]
September 26, 2017

The New Child Support Laws

The issue of child support is one that comes up in cases where children are involved, namely in divorce, legal separation, civil union and parentage cases. […]
January 4, 2017

The Brangelina Divorce: A Case Study Under Illinois Law

2016 was a year of harsh celebrity breakups, Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris, Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, and Drake and […]
December 22, 2016

Where should you file your divorce, custody or child support case?

Before filing your case, you must determine the correct state, county and courthouse to file with. Filing in the wrong courthouse, county or state may result […]
September 19, 2016

Child Expenses and Child Support: The Basics

Child Support and Contribution to Child Expenses is usually awarded to the parent who has custody (now known as “majority parenting time” and/or “residential custody”) in […]
September 12, 2016

Children of Divorce: When to Use a Child’s Representative or Guardian Ad Litem

Divorce can be especially complicated when the parties cannot agree on child custody, visitation, or children’s expenses. These disagreements can include school enrollment, college contributions, holiday […]
September 7, 2016

Uncontested Divorce: The Requirements and Different Types

Married couples who no longer wish to be married to each other, but have come to a basic agreement on how to divide all of the […]
August 11, 2016

The Difference Between a Prenuptial Agreement and a Postnuptial Agreement and Why You Should Have One.

Divorce proceedings can take years to finalize if the parties have a significant number of assets and/or they simply cannot agree on who is entitled to […]