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January 2018 Archives

Family law attorney David N. Schaffer earns 2018 Super Lawyers recognition

David N. Schaffer was selected for inclusion in 2018 Illinois Super Lawyers. Schaffer Family Law, Ltd. of Naperville, Illinois principal and founder David N. Schaffer has successfully handled numerous legal and family law issues for over the past 30 years. He is active in cases involving international child custody, kidnapping and abduction. His purview includes cases concerning wrongful retention issues covered by the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction and the Federal Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act.

How are child support modifications done in Illinois?

Illinois parents who share a child but are not together as a couple any longer must determine who will have custody and how much will be paid in child support by the supporting parent. While issues such as paying, child support enforcement and other factors will frequently arise, there are situations in which one of the parents would like to have child support modifications completed. There are certain rules that the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS), Division of Child Support Services (DCSS) uses to modify support.

New Illinois pet custody law in affect in 2018

Divorcing couples in Illinois have a number of issues to deal with. For one, they have to worry about dividing up their marital property, including their family home, vehicles, and other prized possessions. Another common issue, is dealing with child custody arrangements. Determining where the child will live, how much time they get with each parent, and how much influence each parent has on the child's life can be challenging.

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