Rights of Military Serviceperson in a Minnesota Divorce
Military Servicepersons are provided special protections under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (“SCRA”) in a divorce proceeding. The SCRA applies to all states including Minnesota. If a divorce (or child
Do Unrepresented Parties in Minnesota Need to Follow the Court’s Rules?
There are many advantages to using the services of an attorney; one of the great disadvantages of not having an attorney is having to litigate without a full understanding of
Pets in a Minnesota Divorce
Some people view their beloved pet as family. This often causes contention in a divorce proceeding in regards to who will have the rights to the family pet in the
What is a “Balance Sheet” and Why Might My Case Need One?
Minnesota law calls for a “just and equitable” division of property during a divorce. Although this is not the same thing as an equal division of property, the Court typically
How Long Does it Take to Get Help from a Judge in Minnesota?
The legal process has the reputation of being a long and slow process. In many cases, this reputation is well earned. Concluding a divorce or custody case can often take
Who pays for Survivor Benefit Plan Coverage?
The Survivor Benefit Plan cost depends on the level of coverage you choose. Survivor Benefit Plan coverage is supplied at no cost while the military spouse is in active service.
Approaching Divorce From a Vindictive Standpoint is a Dangerous Proposition
A divorce is often commenced after one spouse’s act of marital misconduct, whether it is an affair or a spouse’s overspending (to name a few examples). Marriages are rooted in
If My Spouse Has Left The State Of Minnesota, Can We Still Get A Divorce?
Yes, only one spouse needs to reside in Minnesota in order to get a Divorce. Importantly, you must be living in Minnesota for at least 180 days (approximately 6 months)
Proposed Changes to Minnesota Child Support Laws
Before diving into the heart of this, it is important to understand how a monthly child support obligation is broken down. A child support obligation takes into account three different