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Family Law & Mediation Center > Divorce (Page 2)

Celebrity Chef Gloria De Laurentiis Ordered to Pay Child Support

Celebrity chef Gloria De Laurentiis has finalized her divorce to designer Todd Thompson. The couple was married for 11 years and have a 7-year-old daughter. The couple will share joint custody, and Laurentiis was ordered to pay Thompson $9,000 a month for child support. The couple did not have a prenuptial agreement, and a judge ordered that their bank accounts totally $2 million will need to be split. Thompson also kept their home worth $3.2 million and home furnishings and art work valuing over $300,000. Laurentiis will keep her GDL Foods Inc. and production company rights, but will have to...

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Another Politician Files For Divorce

Just a couple weeks after Alabama Governor filed for divorce, Maine’s 1st Congressional District U.S. Democratic Representative Chellie Pingree has also filed for divorce. Pingree has been married to hedge fund manager, Donald Sussman, for four years and says the decision to divorce has been mutual and amicable. The couple married in 2011 and a year later, Sussman bought the Portland Press Herald, and the sister newspapers, saving the business. Financial agreements have not yet been made public regarding the divorce. When a decision to divorce is reached by both individuals in a marriage, the...

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7 Things To Do Post Divorce

The only thing you're going to feel the demand for is communicating. The capacity to share your feelings about the way that it's impacting your life and what you're going through. Locate a friend, a person who can be objective, gives great guidance and is willing to tell you in case your actions are doing you harm. Do not speak about your troubles to your kids, they've their divorce dilemmas to cope with. A trustworthy friend and confidant will probably be priceless in regards to making do during a divorce.If you or a loved one are entering, thinking about, or need...

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Steps to Stay Emotionally Sound During a Divorce

If you or a loved one are entering, thinking about, or need advice regarding your divorce. Call Deborah Besserman, Edwardsville Divorce Lawyer and Edwardsville personal injury attorney, she would like to help you.  Call today for a free consultation.  Ask yourself, "What Is occurring, how do I feel today?" Additionally it is advisable to take a physical inventory that is day-to-day. Make sure you're eating healthful foods and getting regular exercise.Wake up daily, place your feet on the ground and do something with your day that will propel you forwards instead of keep you stuck. Life does not come to a stop only because you're...

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Information About Restraining Orders

The order is quite special in as far as what the abuser can and can not do. The abuser can be ordered not to have some contact with you, in person or by telephone, at home, work, or virtually everywhere you request the court to place in the court order. Other people may be also protected by the order with any contact in your family.The court can order the abuser to leave the house or rental that the abuser, as well as you share; even if it's in the abuser's name.In unusual situations, the court will give you custody of...

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How a Divorce Lawyer Can Benefit You in Your Divorce

Are you stressed over what divorce will imply for your future, financially? Consulting a divorce lawyer will assist reduce those fears. A lawyer can tell you exactly what to expect based upon your state's divorce laws. You can learn whether you will get or, need to pay spousal support. An attorney can assist you understand how child support is calculated in your state and any other monetary problems relating to your scenario.If you remain in a domestic abuse situation, a lawyer can help you find a safe place to stay while planning your escape. They will have the ability to...

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What is Collaborative Divorce?

Divorcing partners need to choose how they wish to proceed and whether they are going to require assistance from lawyers, mediators, and other divorce professionals. Some couples end up in a lengthy, high problematic scenario with divorce lawyers representing both sides and trying to obtain everything they can get.Others will be able to agree on how to divide home belongings and share custody if there are youngsters. They may only require help in preparing the legal paperwork to settle the divorce. Numerous couples fall in between and will certainly need the help of a mediator/divorce lawyer to come to an...

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Real Life Divorce Disputes You Might Like to Read

From time to time we have to laugh at the stories of others. Enjoy! Feel free to forward on to your current married friends. Divorce is a serious situation for all individuals and families that are involved. The stories below are meant to take a step back and laugh, cringe, and realize what can go on in a divorce. If you are thinking about a divorce please contact Deborah Besserman, a Madison County and St. Clair County, Illinois divorce lawyer, who also specializes in personal injury law. Well this will get buried but oh well...

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A Few Things You Need to Know About a Divorce Process

Divorce is the legal and outcome of dissolving your marital ties and responsibilities to your partner, consisting of the division of marital assets, possessions and financial obligations, in addition to identifying child custody and support payments, maintenance/alimony and other legal and adult responsibilities that might continue post-marital dissolution. Presently, Illinois acknowledges civil unions for same-sex couples, indicating that you have significantly the very same rights of marriage and you need to adhere to the court treatments under the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act to dissolve your civil union.If you do decide to dissolve your marriage or civil union, your...

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Part2- Divorce Stories You Must Read

Divorce is a serious situation for all individuals and families that are involved. The stories below are meant to take a step back and laugh, cringe, and realize what can go on in a divorce. If you are thinking about a divorce please contact Deborah Besserman, a Madison County and St. Clair County, Illinois divorce lawyer, who also specializes in personal injury law. Family law paralegal here. One time we worked really hard on a woman's case because her husband had gotten on a bus to Mexico with her kids. We expedited everything, I went above and beyond for this woman- contacting attorneys in...

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