Soon to be wife offered job out of state. We decided that it would be best for her to take the job, move there, and search for marital home. She purchased a home and roughly a month later she flew back, we got married, and we both moved into the new property in the new state.
Typically property bought prior to marriage is considered non-marital property. However, property that is used for martial purposes can become joint marital property. If the house was bought for the marriage, If you name is on the title of the house, or you made all the payments since marriage;...Read more »
I'm asking on behalf of my boyfriend, who is unfortunately still married to his ex. They have been separated for going on 4 years now and he and I are wanting to get married and this is preventing that.
If the parties agree on how to divide all of their assets and debts as well as all other issues, such as parenting time and child support then it would be relatively quick. Assuming complete cooperation by both parties a divorce can be finalized within 6-8 weeks. However, if there is even one...Read more »
I am wanting to know about a soon to be divorce. My wife is going to serve me papers sometime and I want the wedding ring back. It was a $2,500 ring from Kay and she ended up pawning it and lost it due to non-payment. How can a recoup the funds used for the ring since I am going... Read more »
There are quite a few questions involved here. First, and foremost the quickest you can be divorced is 31 days after you've been serviced, provided you both agree to the terms. If you suspect that her paperwork will not contain all the issues you wish to address, them make sure you file a...Read more »
Depending on when your husband was served, the time for him to respond may not be over yet. If the court hasn't provided a date for you, you can contact them and ask for a court date to be set. It will be easier if you have an attorney do this for you, especially considering your distance...Read more »
Living in same city can I request to see my kids daily or multiple times a week? The kids spend 75% time with me since birth because the mom is in NJ working most of the year. She is promising to remain in the same city and work locally. I was told that anytime a non-custodial with joint custody... Read more »
There is no minimum or maximum amount of time a non-residential parent may be allowed to see his or her children. The court's take the parents' schedules and relationships with the children into consideration; and sometimes it depends on the judge's personal preferences. Many...Read more »
When spouses own a business, one of two things happens once a business evaluation is done: one spouse buys out the other spouse or the business is dissolved and each spouse paid their portion. Maintenance (formerly known as alimony) may be an option but depends on the assets of the parties and...Read more »
I have a set of twins that will be 18 in June. My ex has had custody since they were 6. I've been paying CS but recently found our that one of them is living w/ his ex-wife and he is paying her $100 month in CS for our daughter. The other is living w/ her boyfriends mom (BF is at school) and... Read more »
Child support is to assist the parent actually caring for the child, if your ex is not housing the children, then there is no reason for him to be the recipient of the support. You will still owe support, but can have it redirected to the household's actually caring for the children, and...Read more »
My spouse and I separated 6 years ago and have been equally sharing custody and expenses related to our child since then. Neither of us want to change that. Is it necessary to file form 14 even if neither party is requesting support?
You will want to check on the Minnesota court rules and statutes to confirm, but most states take 60-90 days before a judgment is finalized. You want to wait until after that time period, because if the other party finds an issue with the judgment, they could ask the court to reopen the case;...Read more »
If child support was ordered during the time you were denied access, then you must pay child support. Child support and parenting time are dealt with separately by courts. The reason why you were denied time may impact future time with your children. You need to find a local attorney to help you,...Read more »
i have some of the papers started but i am not sure on how to do the rest of the papers that i need i am trying to do these on my own please if you can help me please let me know i really need the help
In order for an attorney to help you, the attorney will need to talk with you, gather some information from you and learn exactly what you are needing to accomplish. Your best bet is to pay an attorney for a couple hours of his or her time to meet with you and answer your questions....Read more »
My attorney with held the settlement my husband and I agreed on until he recieved final payment. When I told him I would seek legal advise else where he quit. Can I take that settlement which my husbands lawyer drew up back to him signed and notarized and Let his attorney submit it to the court?... Read more »
We are amicable and want to work together to get this done. We're not sure what we owe in taxes, so we're not sure what to put down for debts on the dissolution of marriage form. Also, will she have any trouble changing her name because of this? We don't have much property (basically... Read more »
One way to go about this would be to talk to a CPA about filing for the years you missed before you divorce. You may owe or you may be due a refund, but it could be easier to figure out how that should be handled with more information. Good luck!
There are situations in which the overnight visitation credit may be rebutted or not given. For example, the overnight visitation credit will not be allowed (with certain exceptions) unless the adjusted monthly gross income of the parent receiving support exceeds a minimum set amount of income....Read more »
The father ordered to pay just started working due to medical issues but only makes half of what ex (whom is primary) makes. He pays all childs expenses while at his home (buying clothes, food, etc), but court has ordered him to pay a quarter of what he makes a month all while trying to take care... Read more »
I'm the petitioner, and we have a prenup. I filed for divorce after she claimed that I hit her, and had me removed from my own house. After that, she broke into my storage unit, sold everything inside, and stole the original prenup. She also took $15,000 out of my bank account. That was all... Read more »
So long as she has a counter-petition, dismissing your petition would not stop the divorce. If you want everything to stop, find a way to settle. If you feel like your attorney does not have your best interests in mind, you may want to talk to someone else in your area about representing you.
2. The amount the parties shall pay shall be calculated based upon the actual cost to the child, i.e. even if the child receives a scholarship or other aid which reduces the cost. The “cost” does include the amount of such scholarship or aid. For this purpose, loans to the student shall not be... Read more »
Iknow that I will forfeit our home, but can I still lay claim to half of his 401k and ask for maintaince? I am 57 yrs old and disabled. My husband has been having an affair for three years and has been hiding money while liquidating my valuables for bills. Mine are all gone now. I have nothing.... Read more »
Residency is a factor in where you file your divorce, but a person doesn't forfeit marital property just by moving out of the marital home. In Missouri the court will set apart to each spouse such spouse's nonmarital property and will divide the marital property and marital debts...Read more »
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