A breakup raises emotional issues. But there are legal issues as well. If there are children involved, who will they live with? How does the divorce process work? What about support payments? These are just a few of the questions you might have. This series of articles explains your rights and responsibilities during a separation or divorce.
Did you know that there is a way to settle issues arising from a breakup without going to court? You can use a process called mediation.
Separation and Divorce
Financial Support for an Ex-Spouse
Parenting is a lifetime responsibility! Even after a breakup, parents must continue to provide for their children. How? Through child support payments. What about living arrangements for children? Children might want to have a say about this. These articles explain the responsibilities of parents and rights of children.