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One of the most common questions regarding spousal maintenance is “how long does it last?” Unfortunately, there’s no one answer to this question since the law doesn’t place limits on the span of time an order of spousal maintenance should last. On the other hand, courts have extensive...

Your child needs you to guide them into being productive members of society. Parents are expected to be there every step of the way–even if they...

Whether setting up a business or shifting an existing business to new premises, arranging the commercial lease will be one of the main things on the to...

St. Louis, considered one of Missouri’s gems, is a city boasting of numerous attractive characteristics. From its glorious natural wonders to its cost...

A proposed legislation would provide more protection for birth fathers and foster families in the U.S., as it would prevent contested adoptions from the former. U.S. House Reps. Vicky Hartzler and Annie Kuster introduced the Permanency for Children Act or HR-3092. It primarily aims to notify birth fathers when birth mothers intend to renounce their rights to unborn...

One of the most vital and biggest tasks of a paralegal is making certain that all your work is recorded. Expect to keep track of all kinds of records as well as other communication leaving and coming into the office. These are some ways to help ensure that you complete your record-keeping tasks always, whether your’e a working paralegal or still taking a paralegal...

They say no work is easy; if it was easy, it wouldn’t be called work. Does this mean you simply have to swallow all the hardships without another...

Spousal maintenance, sometimes referred to as alimony, is monetary support paid by a spouse after divorce — especially when the other spouse can’t support themselves sufficiently. When the court has determined the amount, the spouse could pay it either on a periodic or a lump sum basis. Spousal Maintenance Payments Court orders containing spousal...

It may sound morbid, but the truth is nobody knows exactly when their time in this world will be up, so it is a good idea to have your properties and assets...

When deciding to divorce a spouse you cannot locate, most jurisdictions allow service by publication. Courts permit this when one party cannot find the...