After divorce, if one spouse makes significantly less money than the other, they are generally entitled to spousal support or maintenance. This type of maintenance is terminated once an ex-spouse remarries. The situation is less straightforward if an ex-spouse receiving maintenance cohabits with someone new. Read on to learn more…

The Illinois Equal Pay Act became effective on January 1, 2004.  This Act was enacted to guarantee that workers in Illinois would be protected from wage discrimination based on gender for men and women who perform the same or similar work. 

Adopting a child is certainly a life-changing and fulfilling experience – both for you and the new member of the family. But while it is a great deed and exciting, there are a number of factors to keep in mind. It’s also important to understand that after reviewing the process with your family, you still…

Deciding to file for a divorce is not a choice that should be made on a whim.  Divorces are long, messy situations that will require plenty of your time, money, and effort, and they affect more people than just the divorcing spouses.  Divorce proceedings are always more complicated and often more painful if there are…

As you go through the divorce proceeding and get used to your life after the divorce, follow these tips to make this transition easier for your children.

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