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Aug 1, 2018

IICLE Family Law Flash Points - August 2018

Posted By: Michelle Lawless and Donald Schiller
1.  Petitioner in an Order of Protection case properly allowed to testify to facts not contained in the body of the…
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Aug 1, 2018

The Battle Over Frozen Embryos

Posted By: Sarah Miruzzi
In a world constantly changing and improving technology, more and more couples are battling it out over the disposition …
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Jul 29, 2018

Good News For Collaborative Process in Illinois

Posted By: Carlton Marcyan
Effective July 1, 2018, the Illinois Supreme Court, issued a New Rule 294 that directly impacts lawyers practicing pursu…
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Jul 24, 2018

'Local relocation' in custody cases now bigger problem than distant moves

Posted By: Tanya Stanish
In family law, we sometimes represent clients who are seeking to relocate from their home in Illinois to another state. …
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Jul 1, 2018

Answers to Basic Questions About Divorce

Straight talk on divorce including the most common questions and how we can help.
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Jun 17, 2018

Start of NBA free agent period will put caps to test

Posted By: Amy Schiller
July 1 will mark a new fiscal year for the National Basketball Association and the official beginning of free agency for…
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Apr 30, 2018

IICLE Family Law Flash Points, May 2018

Posted By: Donald Schiller and Michelle Lawless
In a post-judgment maintenance modification hearing, the trial court granted ex-husband’s request for a downward …
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Apr 17, 2018

In an ‘irreconcilable differences’ divorce system, what about marital misconduct?

Posted By: Timothy Daw
For lawyers practicing in the family law arena, a common question from a prospective client is what role a spouse’…
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Apr 16, 2018

Spring Newsletter, 2018

Posted By: Meighan Harmon, Claire McKenzie CPA, Patrick Ryan CFP®
Deductible maintenance no longer in the divorce attorney’s toolbox after 2018.
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Apr 2, 2018

IICLE Family Law Flash Points, April 2018

Posted By: Michelle Lawless and Donald Schiller
Husband appealed a post-judgment denial of his motion to reconsider the denial of a motion to abate child support paymen…
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Mar 21, 2018

Bitcoin and Divorce

Posted By: Burton Hochberg
Today, divorcing parties and their attorneys must be diligent in approaching bitcoin (and all other cryptocurrencies for…
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Mar 14, 2018

Attorneys Need to be on Their Toes with Changing IMDMA Calculations

Posted By: Michelle Lawless
Upcoming changes to the Internal Revenue Code, which will eliminate the income tax deduction for maintenance beginning o…
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Mar 3, 2018

IICLE Family Law Flash Points, March 2018

Posted By: Michelle Lawless and Donald Schiller
In a procedurally complex post-judgment proceeding, both the ex-wife and ex-husband had filed competing motions to modif…
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Feb 26, 2018

Is a presumption of equal parenting time in a child's best interest?

Posted By: Jacqueline Stephens Breisch
From the enactment of the statutory guidelines for maintenance calculations in 2015, to the new “income shares&#x…
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