Calculating Maintenance (Alimony) Payments In Illinois

In January 2015, amendments to Section 504 of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act went into effect, which provide a streamlined process for calculating alimony payments. This recent change to the law provides guidelines for calculating maintenance in...

Impact Of Social Media On Divorce Proceedings

As our world becomes more interconnected through technology and the internet, the prevalence of social media being used in divorce proceedings has increased drastically. More and more, divorce attorneys and their clients use information gathered on these types of...

Do I Still Have To Pay Child Support If I Lose My Job?

Under Illinois child support laws, parents are often required to make child support payments to provide for their children that live with the other parent. Unfortunately, with the tough economic times many face, retaining a well-paying job and making the required...