How long does a spouse have to repond to a marital settlment agreement?

Asked over 4 years ago - Chicago, IL

It has been more than 30 days and said spouse has not repsonded either in agreement of the settlement or to counter.

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  1. Patrick Byron Markey

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    Answered . There is no set time limit. If you want things to move quicker you will need your lawyer to push for a trial date or pretrial date depending where you are in the case.

  2. Alan James Brinkmeier

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    Answered . There is not particular amount of time contemplated by the statutory approach here in Illinois concerning such agreements.

  3. David Alexander Browde

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    Answered . A settlement agreement is a negotiated item. There is no set time limit.

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