Spouses often worry during the divorce process, and financial uncertainty is a common concern. Fortunately, in Maine, a lower-earning spouse can ask for spousal support from a higher-earning spouse during a divorce.
If you want to know if your marriage is eligible for an annulment in the state of Maine, this article explains the difference between annulment and divorce, when a marriage can be annulled, and the effects of an annulment. You’ll want to check with the district court of the county where you or your
In 2002, only 1% of marrying couples entered into prenuptial agreements. By 2010, that number had tripled. Once believed to be a tool for only the wealthy to protect their estates, today many more couples use prenuptial agreements to decide for themselves how their property should be divided if their
The Maine legislature believes that domestic abuse is a serious crime that produces an unhealthy and dangerous environment for children. Abuse in the household is not conducive to healthy childhood development. For this reason, the legislature allows courts to consider domestic violence when deciding