Divorce And Dissolution
How do divorce and dissolution differ from one another? A dissolution is an agreement to terminate the marriage, with an agreement on... Read More
Minimum Amount Of Child Support
Is there a minimum amount of child support that a court must order? Yes, there is. Courts usually order guideline support, which... Read More
When Does Spousal Support End?
When does spousal support end? Even when spousal support is determined as lifetime spousal support, it is not necessarily forever. There are... Read More
What Does The IRS Consider To Be Spousal Support?
What does the IRS consider to be spousal support? A divorce decree labels payments as spousal support, maintenance, or alimony. Does that... Read More
How Does A Court Decide Spousal Support?
How does a court decide spousal support? The court considers a list of factors set forth in Ohio Revised Code 3105.18 (R.C.... Read More
Dividing A Business In Divorce
This article will address dividing a business in divorce. Usually, a qualified expert witness will be needed to provide evidence of the... Read More
Property Division In Divorce
This article will discuss property division in divorce. What is property? Property can be real property, otherwise known as real estate. Property... Read More
Dividing Retirement Benefits In Divorce
How do you go about dividing retirement benefits in divorce? First, the domestic relations court must determine who is entitled to what... Read More
Military Issues In Divorce And Child Custody
Military issues in divorce and child custody arise when one or both parents are currently or former members of the military. The... Read More
Child Support Obligation Definitions
Ohio Revised Code § 3119.01, commonly referred to as the Calculations of child support obligation definitions or just plain Definitions, contains a... Read More