Can I move out and shut off the service that are under my name?
1 attorney answer
Typically, the answer is "No." When you filed the Petition for Dissolution, the filing included the Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders (what you will hear lawyers call "ATROS." Those ATROS generally preclude you from turning off utilities or refusing to make mortgage payments, but there are legitimate ways to give notice of your intent to do so - I strongly suggest you meet with attorneys in your area before you walk into a potentially serious problem. Make sure you tell the attorney whether your husband still lives in the house, whether he is working or capable of working full time, and ay other significant factors than may apply.
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