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There is often some confusion surrounding this question. Simple Answer: you will be divorced on the day the judge signs your divorce judgment. Complicated Answer: Although you will be divorced on the day the judge signs your divorce judgment, the law allows for up...read more
It depends. Missouri family courts use a chart called the Form 14 to determine a monthly presumed child support amount. When the court analyzes child support, and works to complete a Form 14, they will consider various items, including the following: Gross Income:...read more
Marriage has not always been as formal as we see it today. In fact, marriages were once private agreements between individuals and families. In 1753, Britain passed The Marriage Act, the first statutory legislation in England to require formal marriage ceremonies, but...read more
Effective co-parenting can be difficult during and after a family law matter. Fortunately, there are tools available to help parents navigate this uneven terrain. Here are two popular options, along with some information about the benefits of each: Our Family Wizard...read more
The court process can be stressful at times. This stress can be reduced if you have a good idea of what to expect during each step along the way. A key part of any litigated family law case is a settlement conference. Settlement conferences may also be referred to...read more
Let’s face it – litigation can be stressful and heated. Communication that was once routine may now prove difficult. Yelling at your spouse when the kids come back a few minutes late (or minus some clothes you sent in the diaper bag), may offer temporary...read more