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How Are Inheritances Treated In Divorce In Chester County?

By Lauren H. Kane |

Losing a loved one is one of the hardest things a person will ever go through. For some though, the loss also comes with an inheritance and this can seem like a dream come true. People sometimes receive large sums of money or other property when a loved one dies and leaves them an… Read More »

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6 Mistakes To Avoid During Your Divorce

By Lauren H. Kane |

You have a lot on your plate when going through a divorce. You may have several meetings with your lawyer, and you may be facing a contentious courtroom battle, all while trying to deal with your own emotions. All of this can cause people to make mistakes during the divorce process, which leaves them… Read More »

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An In-Depth Look At Alimony In Pennsylvania

By Lauren H. Kane |

Alimony is a contentious issue in any divorce case. Even when the spouses are amicable towards each other at the beginning of the process, the issue of alimony can quickly change that. Alimony, also known as spousal maintenance, is a court order that requires one spouse to financially support the other, at least partially,… Read More »

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The Top Divorce Myths In Pennsylvania

By Lauren H. Kane |

Divorce and marriage may seem like fairly straightforward concepts, but the law governs both and the laws have the potential to become complicated. Many myths surrounding marriage and divorce have arisen over the years. It is important that everyone knows what these are so they understand their rights and obligations. Below are the most… Read More »

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What To Know About Health Insurance During Divorce

By Lauren H. Kane |

Your health is the most important priority, but you may not think about it during divorce. A divorce will affect every aspect of your life, and that includes your health insurance. Many people getting a divorce do not think about how it will affect their health insurance policies, but it is important to understand… Read More »

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The Different Types Of Divorce In Pennsylvania

By Lauren H. Kane |

Not all divorces are the same in Pennsylvania. In fact, there are many different types of divorce a couple may get in the state, depending on the circumstances surrounding the case. The type of divorce a couple chooses to get will greatly affect how long the process takes to resolve. Other factors, such as… Read More »

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What Not to Do After Divorce

By Lauren H. Kane |

Going through a divorce is emotionally difficult, but it can still often come with a sense of relief that the process is over. Now that you are starting your new life, you may feel the sense of freedom that it brings. However, there are certain actions that can still land you in trouble, and… Read More »

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Why You Need a Lawyer for an Uncontested Divorce

By Lauren H. Kane |

Not all divorces involve a lengthy and bitter courtroom battle. Some couples are able to come to an agreement on all terms and get an uncontested divorce. Uncontested divorces are typically faster and more affordable than other types of divorces, and give the couple more control over the final settlement. Due to the fact… Read More »

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Are Wedding Rings Considered Marital Property?

By Lauren H. Kane |

The division of assets is often one of the most contentious aspects of any divorce. Pennsylvania is an equitable distribution state, meaning that marital property in a divorce is divided fairly, but not always equally. It is based upon many factors. And, although it is clear that assets such as the family home is… Read More »

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Was There an Increase in Divorces in 2020?

By Lauren H. Kane |

The COVID-19 pandemic turned this year on its head and it seemed as though nothing was as it once was. At the beginning of the pandemic, people started speculating that by the end of the year, there would have been an increase in divorce cases throughout the country. So, did divorces really spike this… Read More »

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