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What is Required for Planning for A Special Needs Child During Divorce?

There are very few things that are harder to deal with when going through a divorce than planning for your children’s future when you have a special needs child. The burden of supporting your child on the day-to-day basis can fall squarely on your shoulders as the parent with the majority of parenting time. The …

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Abuse of Allocated Parenting Time in The State Of Illinois

In this video, Barbara Sherer shares some of the highlights and changes to the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution Act that took place in January 2016. She is particularly focusing on the abuse of allocated parenting time. For example, if you are being denied parenting time, you need to reach out to the other parent showing …

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What Are the Types of Maintenance/Alimony in The State of Illinois? What If I Want to Change Them?

In the state of Illinois, maintenance, also known as alimony, can be awarded to a spouse either by agreement between the parties or court-ordered by a judge in the dissolution of a marriage or a legal separation.  The judge decides what type of maintenance the spouse will receive, the amount of time they will receive …

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Can My Spouse Lease Out Our Rental Property Without My Consent During a Divorce?

The answer to this question, simply put, is no. When it comes to owning property, a married couple has to abide by the same rules that two business partners would, which means you both have to get the other person’s permission to take any action involving your property. Basic Facts Under Illinois law, all property …

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4 Ways To Make Visitation After Divorce Bearable

Divorce, as well as visitation after divorce, is a difficult experience and it takes a toll on all family members, especially children. Parents need to collaborate and continue to parent together for the sake of their children, making them feel comfortable about the new arrangements. The more cooperation parents can establish regarding decisions involving their …

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Four Tips If You Are Dealing With A Name Change Due To Divorce At Tax Time

What does divorce and changing my name have to do with filing my tax return? It could mean the difference between the timely return of your refund. It is also wise to know exactly what to address as you move forward with a name change. The following topics will be helpful if you divorced during …

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