dissolution of marriage

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Noun1.dissolution of marriage - an annulment of a marriage
invalidation, annulment - (law) a formal termination (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Woodstock lawyer Paulette Gray has found the provisions of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (750 ILCS 5/101 et seq) on attorney fees unclear and confusing for the more than dozen years she's been practicing family law.
The handbook also includes complete copies of the form required for simplified dissolution of marriage.
During the hearing of the House populations and family relations committee, Social Welfare Undersecretary Luzviminda Ilagan said proposals for divorce or dissolution of marriage would 'actually help, especially for women who are suffering from various forms of violence from their spouses.
The American College was formed in 1993 to bring together some of the best trial lawyers in America practicing sophisticated and complex family law and matrimonial matters both domestically and abroad ranging from dissolution of marriage (divorce), paternity, palimony, child abduction and domestic torts.
Topics include contract law and business organizations, criminal law, dissolution of marriage, estate planning/ probate, ethics, real estate, the Florida court system, and Florida Rules of Civil Procedure.
Child custody could be lost by a mother before the 1977 passage of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act if the mother was engaged in a nonmarital, live-in sexual relationship.
However, the legislature did not remove all fault issues in the changeover from the fault-based divorce statute to the no fault-based dissolution of marriage statute, F.
The House leader said that after the Charter change bill, measures seeking to legalize civil partnership of couples of same or different sex and providing for additional grounds for the dissolution of marriage come next in the list of priorities of the Lower House.
In securing a marriage license, the spouse involved must present a certified true copy of the final judgment or decree of declaration of nullity, annulment or dissolution of marriage registered with the appropriate civil registry, according to the bill.
Mason Black & Caballero PA is a Tampa-based law firm practicing exclusively in family law, including dissolution of marriage, parental responsibility, timesharing,=, paternity, premarital and post-marital agreements, modification and enforcement actions, LGBT family issues, all tort actions arising out of the marriage, and the appeal of any of these actions.
Section 601 paragraph (b)(2) of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage act provides that anyone can file a petition for custody of a child if the child is not in the custody of one of the parents.
The passage of the bill allowing the easy dissolution of marriage is expected to happen in the House of Representatives 'early January' next year, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said on Thursday.