What If My Spouse Is in the Military?

What If My Spouse Is in the Military?

The Service Members’ Civil Relief Act (SCRA) is a federal law governing (and protecting) military services members from certain legal actions. SCRA provides protection for servicemen and women and their families based on the theory that a service member should be able...
Do I Have to Go to Court for an Uncontested Divorce?

Do I Have to Go to Court for an Uncontested Divorce?

Do I Have to Go to Court for an Uncontested Divorce? If your divorce is uncontested and you and your spouse have signed a Marital Settlement Agreement, (or Separation and Property Settlement Agreement, as it’s sometimes called) you usually will not be required to go...
What Does “Waiver of Service” For A Divorce Mean?

What Does “Waiver of Service” For A Divorce Mean?

In all divorce lawsuits, the defendant must be served with a copy of the complaint for divorce filed by the plaintiff. This is called Service of Process. Service of process may be accomplished in several different ways, such as service by the sheriff or a licensed...