The end result of a legal separation is what is different. The procedure is the same. The end result in a legal separation case is that the parties remain married…. CONTINUE
An “annulment” voids out a marriage, meaning that in the eyes of the law, the parties were never married to begin with. In Ohio, we have several grounds for annulment,… CONTINUE
When someone is looking for an annulment, the first question I ask is “How long have you been married?” If then they say “five years,” they don’t qualify at all,… CONTINUE
The first question that I have is, “Are there children, and where do the children live?” The second question I have is, “How long has your husband or wife been… CONTINUE
When there are children who have residency with the other spouse in the other state, it’s an issue of UCCJEA. That law states, in part, that the court is going… CONTINUE
See our article on Domestic Violence Civil Protection Orders that was just posted regarding obtaining and defending.
When two unmarried people, same-sex or opposite-sex, have a child together, whether it is natural or through adoption, and the relationship falls apart, what happens? Does the non-biological parent or… CONTINUE