Category Archive for: ‘Common Law Marriage’
What Is a Non-Disclosure Agreement and Should Your Divorce Include One?
Most divorce proceedings in Michigan require spouses to publicly exchange information regarding assets and other financial details. Courts use this financial information to make rulings on property division, child support agreements, and spousal support. When […]CONTINUE READING
Stepparent Adoption in Michigan: The Pros and Cons
Stepparent adoption in Michigan is a legal process that grants you parental rights to the biological child of your spouse. This process can be helpful when the child’s biological parents no longer share custody or […]CONTINUE READING
Never Legally Married? Your Next Steps During a Separation
Not every couple in a committed relationship decides to get married. Some couples across Michigan may live together for years without obtaining a marriage license. While this relationship is typical, it can make matters complicated […]CONTINUE READING
How to Decide Where to Enroll Your Child in School Post-Divorce
When your divorce involves child custody provisions, deciding what school your child will attend can often become a contentious issue. You may face legal obstacles should you decide to change your child’s school. If you […]CONTINUE READING
Can You Kick Your Spouse out of the House During a Divorce?
In many divorce cases across Michigan, spouses may continue to live together while the legal process is pending. Any divorce can be a long and stressful process and may have many moving parts depending on […]CONTINUE READING
Can Michigan Child Custody Agreements Be Modified?
After a judge enters their final order on child custody matters, circumstances may change for one or both parents. Fortunately, modifications for custody arrangements are possible when necessary. If you’re seeking to modify your child […]CONTINUE READING