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Disclosure: Both individuals request specific items from the other individual. The inventory of items is sent to the other party, and they must answer within 30 days period.
Interrogatories: These are questions that you assign to the opposite side. Many times there are limits on the number of questions in this process and the response time is thirty days.
Fact Admissions: Listing of facts is directed at the opposite party. The party getting the list of facts is required to either admit to or deny any fact.
Request for Production: Here is where you get documents such as bank statements, accounts of income, or any records you feel will help your case.
Depositions: In a deposition you will take sworn testimony of the opposite party and any witnesses included. Everything said during a deposition can be applied in court should an arrangement not be met and you go to divorce court, if it gets that far.