Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer When you go to court for child or spousal support your divorce attorney should resolve who pays mortgage. However if the mortgage is allotted to other spouse and other spouse doesn't pay, then your credit is affected and you may lose equity.
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer No proof is required unless one party disputes the date of separation in which case: driver's license, car registration, voter registration card, utility bills, lease, Act of Sale would all be sufficient.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer You and your parents should discuss this issue with an attorney for an accurate answer. The facts you've provided doesn't give enough information to adequately answer your question. The easy answer is that you can refuse his request. The question mark is what consequences, if any, may you face if you do so.
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer You are entitled to half of all property acquired during your marriage, if no one has filed for divorce. You are also responsible for any debts incurred during your marriage.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer You can get a divorce even if you aren't sure of his current address. It's always best to attempt to locate an address for him, however. If you don't know where he is, the process takes longer and is more costly. Feel free to give me a call and I'll be happy to discuss the process and potential costs, including fees.
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer Due to the brevity of the marriage, your divorce attorney should be able to successfully argue that spousal support should not last longer than the marriage, i.e. 12 mos of interim and no more than 21 mos of periodic.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer I suggest hiring an attorney to handle his divorce to ensure that it is done correctly. If a divorce is not done correctly, the parties may end up still legally married. Many attorneys do not charge much for an uncontested divorce, especially one without children. Feel free to contact me to discuss this further, including the potential costs.
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