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So What is Dissipation of Marital Assets or the Marital Estate?

Dissipation of marital assets or dissipation of the marital estate is more common than you may think. Perhaps you’re contemplating divorce or ending your marriage and find that your soon-to-be ex-spouse deliberately damaged marital assets or spent marital funds in ways that are clearly not for the benefit of your marriage. If that sounds familiar

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Supreme Court rules on the Hobby Lobby case

In a decision likely to impact a case involving a Highland company, the Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women. The justices’ 5-4 decision Monday is the first time that the high court has ruled that

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We Shouldn’t Condone Domestic Violence from Anyone

All too often we hear about domestic violence, and when a photo is shown of the perpetrator, it often depicts a person who we believe looks like a person who would inflict violence on a person. The photo shows a man (typically) who looks dirty and is wearing a “wife beater t-shirt.” I often wonder

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Benefits of an Agreed Divorce (Uncontested Divorce)

Most people decide to get married because they are in love. They want to start a life together. They believe their love will continue to grow over time but what happens when life doesn’t go as planned? You and your spouse may have discussed divorce. You may have been served with a petition for dissolution

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Anderson & Boback in the Community – Helping Spay & Neuter Dogs and Cats and Doing Good for Everyone

Overpopulation in pets is a growing problem not only in the United States but also around the world.  There are some communities in Mexico where this problem is acute.  When spending time in one of the communities in Mexico, Kim Anderson, Anderson & Boback Founder, learned about the problem with strays there and decided to be

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What Is a Counter-Petition for Dissolution of Marriage?

A Counter-Petition for Dissolution of Marriage is similar to a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage in that the party filing a counter-petition is also asking the court to hear their case and grant them a divorce. Both a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage and Counter-Petition for Dissolution of Marriage usually mirror each other with regards

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Parenting Time Schedule (formerly known as Visitation)

Parenting time, formerly called visitation, is one of the largest issues divorcing or separating parties have in Illinois. Parenting time refers to the schedule regarding where the minor children spend their time. In most cases, parties will have to attend mediation to try and work out a parenting time schedule, unless their case has special

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5 Important Tax Considerations in a Divorce Decree

One of the most overlooked areas in a divorce decree is the tax implications of the agreement. Family Law Attorneys are not ethically able to give tax advice in Illinois, which is why clients are often encouraged to speak to their accountant regarding tax implications of a divorce decree. However, there are general, important tax

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