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Jill Coil

Legal Custody vs. Physical Custody in Utah.

By | Uncategorized

Legal Custody is the decision-making process regarding your children’s major issues.  A few years ago, the legislature made it so that the default is that both parties would have Joint Legal Custody.  This means that you would create what’s called a Parenting Plan, which is basically a road map of…

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Do I Need to Get My Home Appraised?

By | Home

If you are going through a divorce, you will most likely need to get a professional home appraisal done. The judge usually orders it. And even if the judge doesn’t, it’s a good idea because often one spouse will be buying the other spouse out of the house, and you…

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How can I get immediate relief in my divorce?

By | Divorce

Once you’ve filed for divorce, it is usually several months before court dates are set. But sometimes, there are issues that cannot wait several months. For example, you may not know how to divide up assets that are immediately important, like cars, or perhaps there are children involved and you…

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Can I Appeal the Judge’s Decision?

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You’ve gone through your divorce, everything has been finalized through the courts, and you have your final order. End of the legal process, right? Not necessarily.  If you are unhappy with the Judge’s decision you can appeal the decision to the Court of Appeals. However, appealing is not an easy…

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5 Things to Know When Divorcing Past 55

By | Divorce

According to a Pew Research Center study, divorce for people over age fifty in the U.S. has doubled since 1990, and tripled for those sixty-five and older.* It’s understandable, considering people are living longer. And in some senses, “gray divorce” tends to be a bit easier—children are usually grown and…

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