Written by attorney Howard Lewis, almost 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Property division in divorce can become fairly complex if one or both of the spouses owns a business. The income generated by a business is usually significant, so theres often some conflict over who... more
Written by attorney Howard Lewis, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
If you know youre going to be getting a divorce soon, then you may want to start tracking marital finances. Not only is this necessary to your divorce, its also a prudent measure to take so you can... more
Every divorce has unique factors, but nearly all divorces involve many of the same issues, such as property division. Although property is one of the biggest sources of disagreement in divorces, the... more
Congratulations, youve reached a settlement! You did it! The finish line has been crossed and, much to your surprise, both you and your ex are still standing (in spite of that voo doo doll you picked... more
It depends. Matrimonial law is determined by each state, rather than the federal government. In Missouri, a state court may recognize a foreign country divorce decree under the discretionary legal... more
Step #1: Meet with an experienced divorce attorney,to be educated about the process and what to expect from the court.
Step #2: Either have an attorney prepare file the divorce petition for you, OR... more
What is a divorce?
Divorce is the final, legal ending of a marriage by court order. If you have a divorce case in court, you may hear lawyers and court staff call it a matrimonialaction. The person... more
Kentucky's first attempt at comprehensive family court rules came in January 2011. The rules govern divorce, separation, child custody, child support, parenting time and visitation, property division,... more