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  • Can my spouse get half of my severance package?
    Can my spouse get half of my severance package?

    While severance packages are not that common they do come up in divorce cases from time to time. Under Missouri law the answer to whether a spouse can get half of a severance package is based on what ...

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  • Statistics related to Mediation
    Statistics related to Mediation

    These statistics were compiled by Top Counseling Schools.org, divorce.usu.edu, census.gov, mediate.com, divorceinfo.com, ncronline.com and mckinleyirvin.com. Nearly 50% of marriages end in divorce. ...

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  • Can I Get All the Property in My Divorce?
    Can I Get All the Property in My Divorce?

    We often hear stories about how one spouse received all of the assets in his or her divorce. Things like "she really took him to the cleaners" or "he was lucky to get the shirt on his back." In ...

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  • The risks of paying maintenance or alimony in Missouri
    The risks of paying maintenance or alimony in Missouri

    Maintenance, called alimony in some states, may be a key factor in your divorce case. In order to award maintenance the court must find that your spouse lacks sufficient property, including marital ...

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