You may qualify to have court cost and service of process fees waived IF you are indigent (extremely low or no income) but you will still have to do quite a bit of work to do yourself which the court is not allowed to help you with. Even if you are indigent and eligible to have court cost waived,...Read more »
They work together, I have proof that she asked and knew about me and pursued him further, via witness testimony (other employees). I have witness testimony of them being together, and even the higher ups have said something to him because he was happily married.
You can but you need to make sure she has non-exempt assets that can be gotten otherwise even if you win the case (which even in the best of circumstances, the odds are never good) you will likely end up with a judgment that has about the same worth as used toilet paper.
My boyfriend and his ex-wife are separated,but are not divorced as of yet. Hey do you have a mediation appointment set for the first week of August. There is no court order or motion for anything in regards to custody, child support, or alimony. But what we have looked up, he still has equal... Read more »
It is legal if she has good cause. However, likely she does not have good cause and is just using the children as a way to be vindictive. If she does not have good cause, doing what you describe her to have done will make her look bad in court and may also be a crime. Your boyfriend, needs to...Read more »
The only way you will save money doing your own divorce id if you are indigent (extremely low or no income) and eligible to have court cost waived. You may not qualify. However, if you make a $1000 a month - you can afford us. Visit easyncdivorce.com to see if our service is a good fit for you....Read more »
If the child was not yet born, you are not supposed to 'report' it on the divorce paperwork. As to rights, if you are the father - you have rights. You may have to assert your rights but you do have them.
Husband is in family home after work with children until I come home after work and a beer at my apartment. He made it impossible for me to stay there. I got apartment to get away from him yelling at me and all the arguing. I always sleep at home with my husband and children. My husband is starting... Read more »
It is fine that you got an apartment; however, it sounds like you need to file for custody as soon as possible. There are other things you can do to protect yourself and the evidence which you will need for your case. Consult a separate attorney about how best to go about this, if your current...Read more »
I am assuming you did your own divorce because the way you are describing things is not typical. If the house is in your name only, why were you the one to leave to start the separation period? And if you are already now divorced why was this issue not resolved during the divorce? At this point,...Read more »
Depends on what you mean by 'legal separation'. There is no such thing in North Carolina but if you mean she has entered into a formal written separation agreement then it is possible that it could have been drafted so that she can sell the property. Without looking at the agreement or any other...Read more »
Her family is handling everything for her due to a disability. They have aid lined up for her care, but it won't start until her assets are $2000 or less. They plan on taking early withdrawal on the retirement funds from me, then using them up so her aid will kick in. I want to be fair about... Read more »
The bottom line is if she is entitled to a portion of your retirement - you ought not get to dictate how it is used. In essence, what you are suggesting is that because you don't approve of how her family plans to spend the portion of your retirement that she is entitled to - you basically think...Read more »
We have been separated since 2008. He resides in Maryland and I have been living in NC since August of 2018. I don’t have the money for a high priced attorney and he knows that by him refusing to sign I will have to spend more money. Are there any attorneys in Wake County that are willing to... Read more »
If you are filing in North Carolina, then you do not need your spouses's permission, consent or for them to 'sign papers' to divorce them. If you meet the eligibility requirements for a divorce all the is required is that they be properly served. Once that happens, there is nothing your spouse...Read more »
We got married in NC and he just moved to WA. He states he is planning on filing for divorce in WA. Do we need a "separation agreement" tp move forward with a WA divorce? Will a NC issued "separation agreement" be acceptable in WA? All of our joint acquisitions are in NC.
I have no idea what WA requires but in NC a Separation Agreement is often very helpful but not required. A separation agreement is a simple contract that resolves marital issues such as division of property / assets / debts, child related issues, retirement, taxes etc. It will usually keep over...Read more »
Of course you can not force his employer to cover you. However, depending on whether you have a valid enforceable agreement and what the wording of the agreement is, you may be able to force him to purchase a separate equivalent insurance policy.
Alimony is not an automatic thing nor is a 50/50 distribution (though that is assumed to be fair unless there are circumstances that would cause that not to be fair). How much a divorce cost depends on two things: 1) how much money each of you has to spend and 2) whether you are smart enough to be...Read more »
There is no such thing as a legal separation in North Carolina. If you mean a formal written Separation Agreement, as long as it was properly drafted and executed then yes, it will likely be enforceable. Unless you were forced to sign it against your will, it would be very difficult to prove...Read more »
My husband wants me to sign a separation agreement to give me our $40,000 home equity as a reimbursement for me having to put a $40,000 down payment on a comparably priced home when he chose to separate against my wishes. (I would like to get back together and see a marriage counselor.) Will... Read more »
In NC alimony and equitable distribution are separate claims in a divorce action.
Accepting the home equity would not prevent you from filing for alimony unless the agreement included a waiver of alimony. However, depending on the wording of the agreement, it could prevent you from...Read more »
The time for a separation agreement would have been at the beginning of the separation. If you have been separated for two years with no issues it is unlikely you need a separation agreement now unless there is property, assets/debts to be divided and / or child related issues. At this point, if...Read more »
If the divorce is uncontested it is relatively cheap. We can handle your uncontested divorce for a total flat rate fee of $395 which includes court cost and other necessary fees. Visit us at www.easyncdivorce.com to see if our service is a good fit for you.
You can potentially do it yourself somewhat for free if you are indigent and your local court provides a divorce forms packet. It is extremely difficult and confusing for most people and most basically end up wasting their time and some money trying to do it themselves. We can provide...Read more »
My husband of 8 yrs left in 3/18 and is filing for divorce (100% his choice).
I moved from TX, where my family lives, to NC to marry him. I gave up 3 yrs’ of alimony from my ex and sold stock I received in that divorce to make $60k in repairs to my husband’s home (we refinanced in both... Read more »
You can look at a chart and calculate child support - you can't do that with equitable distribution. There are many factors that can be considered and a Judge has wide discretion to decide. The best thing is for you and your spouse to sit down and decide something fair yourselves for free or at...Read more »
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