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If you plan to divorce in Illinois and wish to share custody of your children with your soon-to-be-ex-spouse, you will be required to create a parenting agreement. Parenting agreements, also called parenting plans, create the foundation for post-divorce child custody … Continue reading

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While fathers have always played an important role in the upbringing and development of children, they have not always been treated as such by the courts. This was often due to the assignment of traditional gender roles. Further, it was … Continue reading

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Beginning in 2016, divorced, separated, and unmarried parents in Illinois will witness the dawning of a new era regarding the legal responsibilities they will be expected to assume for their children. Thanks to a major overhaul of the state’s family … Continue reading

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