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In July of this year, a new law regarding the calculation of child support went into effect in Illinois. The measure was intended to update the state’s approach to child support and to bring Illinois more in line with most … Continue reading

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Beginning next summer, child support considerations will be drastically different in Illinois than in years past. Long-awaited changes to how child support is calculated in the state are slated to go into effect on July 1, 2017, thanks to a … Continue reading

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If you have been divorced or separated from your child’s other parent for any real length of time, you are more than likely subject to a child custody agreement. You may share legal custody of your child through a joint … Continue reading

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Apart from matters involving the care and upbringing of a couple’s children, property division is often one of the most contentious considerations in a divorce. When two people have spent a significant number of years together, building a life, accumulating … Continue reading

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The law in Illinois has long permitted a court to order one or both parents to contribute toward their child’s educational expenses, even after the child has turned 18 and graduated from high school. Prior to 2016, however, the statute … Continue reading

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