Do both parties have to sign the divorce paperwork to make a divorce legal?

Answer No, though if one party cannot be served with papers or refuses to sign them, the divorce process will be delayed. In such cases, the other spouse can request that the judge issue a default judgmen... Read More »

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Mississippi Divorce Rules When One Party Refuses the Divorce?

A contested divorce is one in which one party refuses or disagrees with the other's request for a divorce. In Mississippi, court procedures for a divorce sharply differ in contested and non-contest... Read More »

Is a divorce final if only one partner signs the divorce papers?

If one of the spouses refuses to sign divorce papers, the divorce is not final. When this happens, a divorce action is filed in court--and is usually resolved one way or another during a trial.Refe... Read More »

If getting a divorce in Pennsylvania can the spouse who provides medical insurance legally terminate the other's medical benefits before the divorce is final when the two are living separately?

Answer No. I believe he must wait until the divorce is final and all terms are worked out.

How to Ask for a Divorce?

Be respectful and sincere with your spouse.How does one ask for a divorce? Is there a right way to ask for a divorce? While there are many ways in which to do this, here are a few suggestions that ... Read More »