Tips on Getting a Divorce in Illinois?

Answer If you live in Illinois, there are several things that can be done to speed up the process of divorce. For example, Illinois is one of the few states where you can be granted a so-called "no fault"... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Tips on Getting a Divorce in Illinois

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.

Illinois Law Concerning Divorce & VA Pension?

Under federal law, the Uniformed Service Former Spouses Protection Act (USFPA), a VA pension, or military retired pay, is not automatically divided during divorce. The law allows states to decide w... Read More »

Is Illinois a no-fault divorce state?

Illinois residents can file for a no-fault divorce; however, Illinois is not considered a "pure" no-fault state. Whereas people seeking a no-fault divorce normally are not required to have a waitin... Read More »

How to Change a Divorce Decree in Illinois?

Divorces are court decrees terminating a marriage. Typically, divorces decrees are final, meaning they cannot be changed after the court makes its decision. However, some divorce decree provisions ... Read More »