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Jul 12, 2017

New Child Custody & Support Laws: How the Changes Affect Divorcing Couples

Posted By: Tanya Stanish
Illinois divorce law is undergoing a multiyear overhaul. In January 2016, new changes to child custody laws...
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Jun 29, 2017

The Background and History of Pride Month

Posted By: Burton S. Hochberg
Our firm has represented many LGBTQ couples in a variety of family law cases, created an LGBTQ committee...
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Jun 25, 2017

Family law arbitration can be quick, but also damaging to loser.

Posted By: Joshua Jackson
Due to the unique and enduring dynamics between litigants in family law cases, practitioners have been...
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Jun 24, 2017

Summer Newsletter, 2017

Posted By: Timothy Daw, Joshua Jackson, Anita Ventrelli
Effective July 1, 2017, child support laws in Illinois dramatically changed. For high-income families...
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Jun 13, 2017

Spoliation of Social Media Evidence: Think Before You Delete

Posted By: Ishita Saran
What if the mere act of deleting content from your social media account could be used as evidence against you in court?
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Jun 11, 2017

LGBTQ Health Care Issues on the Horizon

Posted By: Anne Prenner Schmidt
One of the issues that many people must consider when going through a divorce is health care costs...
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Jun 1, 2017

IICLE Family Law Flash Points - June 2017

1.         Illinois Supreme Court to hear case regarding disgorgement of interim…
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May 25, 2017

Dying Marriage: Karbin Steps in to Meet Needs of Aging Population

Posted By: Michele Jochner
May is designated as Older Americans Month. The most recent census — conducted in 2010 — clearly shows...
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May 23, 2017

Contrary to popular belief, Sterling saga not over yet.

Posted By: Amy Schiller
For anyone unfamiliar with the former owner of the Los Angeles Clippers and man once named the...
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May 15, 2017

Family Law Flash Points May 2017

Arbitration Award in Dissolution of Marriage Case Upheld
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May 10, 2017

Unwed Fathers Should be Wary of Custody Rights: Take Necessary Steps

Posted By: Jay Dahlin
In the absence of an allocation judgment, an unwed father lacks standing to sue for the return...
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May 1, 2017

Spring Newsletter, 2017

Posted By: Timothy Daw, Michele Jochner, Brian Schroeder
Addiction is a loaded word with numerous negative connotations, and for good reason. 
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Apr 20, 2017

Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Illinois

Posted By: Patrick Ryan
Attitudes toward recreational marijuana use are continuing to evolve, with the idea becoming more and more...
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