Perhaps some (small) portion of it, yes. The divorce process divides the marital estate: the assets and liabilities incurred during the marriage - which is generally from the date you were legally married. The longer you are married, the more there is to divide of course.
I filed for a divorce. The case was dismissed because I didn't file a default against my spouse. I submitted the default form but I didn't submit the supporting documents because my spouse submitted a response, though not within the 1st 21 days. Is there a form that can be filed to reopen... Read more »
Would your ex agree to re-open and complete the process? There is a court rule that provides a mechanism to do this, but it requires adherence to strict time deadlines. Courts follow those timelines closely, and when your time's up, your time's up. The alternative is of course to re-file...Read more »
hi, I'm a permanent resident with 10-year green card through married to US citizen. We are married for 6 years and have 4-year-old daughter. My wife now wants divorce and threaten me to file against me to USCIS to revoke my green card is that possible? can she do anything to affect my... Read more »
If you entered your marriage in good faith and not for the purpose of getting immigration benefit (which USCIS assesses before granting you the green card), your green card card is legitimate. Any threats with purpose of having you being removed is not founded. In addition, by filing a petition on...Read more »
I am a co-trustee on a revocable land trust originally designed to generate cash for our children's education. Neither child needed it for that purpose. Our divorce agreement states it will terminate upon our youngest turning 30. It does not specify what happens at termination. I am not aware... Read more »
We would need to see the trust agreement to determine whether the property reverts to the grantor(s), or whether title vests in the beneficiaries. If the trust is still revocable (because the grantor(s) are alive, the grantors could revoke the trust and own the property as they choose. There is...Read more »
My boyfriend's ex-wife was receiving alimony which was to cease after remarriage. She got married in April and did not tell my boyfriend so she collect a month's of alimony falsely. Because he immediately stopped paying alimony, she didn't pay the car note, that he is a co-signer on,... Read more »
Good question and reasonable logic. Unfortunately, that is not the case. Child support is calculated using a formula that factors the disparity of income between the parents among other things. Even with joint custody, one parent is likely to pay the other parent some child support.
If you had an attorney, you should go back to them to see how best to address it. It would of course be up to either party to ask the court to enforce any of the provisions, and until that time, it may not be much of an issue. Still, if it's in error, it should be corrected. And sometimes it...Read more »
My divorce is on hold due to pregnancy now confirm that we have miscarried it has been rescheduled, I want to be prepared, do I have to bring paperwork for my miscarriage or does the judge have access to this?
A judge does not have independent access to anything, nor will they research or confirm evidence not presented. I would assume it's indisputable (meaning that your ex isn't going to say you're lying about this)?
Most county courthouses have some form of a legal assistance center that can provide you all the forms your need and generally explain how to complete the process. Go there. I can tell you if you are looking to file a divorce and looking into MCL 700.281, you are way off the mark.
This is what the judge said to my ex-wife at the ruling of the division of property, "don't worry you'll come out on top, he'll die before you, he's in bad health and smokes" after I was not allowed my witnesses because my ex-wife said one of them talk to his wife on... Read more »
It's impossible to say without reviewing the complete transcript to determine context. Also, without know what the judgment of divorce says, it's impossible to tell if the judge abused his or her discretion.
In most divorce situations, the parties walk away with approximately...Read more »
Newly divorced (April 15th). Marital house was to be refinanced in wife's name and I was to get a lump sum for my share of the house. Refinance was completed this past Friday but I have not received my money yet. She is trying to kick me out immediately even though we had Previously agreed on... Read more »
She would need some court intervention, which is unlikely to happen before the 28th. What does your judgment say exactly? If it's just to refinance within a certain time, then the delay in paying you, I don't believe, will keep her from having you move.
I have a pending divorce case with no child custody agreement as of now. I have a job opportunity in Colorado for 6 weeks and it would help my career tremendously by taking it. I am wondering if I can leave for 6 weeks with my child so she can be with her grandparents and I take this opportunity in... Read more »
What is this issue? It sounds like you are in the process of two divorces. It's ultimately up to each person to know whether they are married to another. I'd be curious to know what led you to believe your first divorce was final. I assume you do not have an attorney, and you very much need one.
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