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Evicting your spouse during divorce, is it possible?

Evicting your spouse during divorce, is it possible?

A house is one of the largest assets among a married couple.

As such when the marriage fails it can become one of the most difficult pieces of property to divide. Even during the divorce process the couple may still live in the house. However, Illinois law provides a couple of avenues that would force one spouse to leave the home while the proceedings are ongoing.

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Illinois’ new ‘Right of first refusal’ law

Illinois’ new ‘Right of first refusal’ law

It is not uncommon in a divorce for one parent to be named the custodial and the other non-custodial.

The custodial parent generally has the physical or legal custody of their children. Meaning their children live with them day-to-day, and the non-custodial parent receives visits or overnight stays.

A new provision under the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act requires the custodial parent to give their ex-spouse the right to watch their children, instead of hiring a third party childcare provider, in the event they will be away from home for a long period of time.

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Child custody and support: What fathers should know

Child custody and support: What fathers should know

When a husband and wife split it is taxing on both parties and even children.

Fathers should always know their rights when it comes to child custody in a divorce. It can get easy to get caught up in the stress of splitting up assets and deciding what to do with the house and other aspects of a divorce.

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How To Tell the Kids About the Divorce

How To Tell the Kids About the Divorce

Many parents worry about how getting a divorce will affect their children. Some parents even try to stay together in a broken marriage just to avoid putting their children through a divorce. The biggest question most parents have is what to tell the kids. Corporate trainer and public speaker, Rosalind Sedacca faced that exact question seventeen years ago when she was going through a divorce. At the time, Sedacca wrote a book for her 11-year-old son to prepare him for the ending of his parents’ marriage.

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