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This Guide was originally a proposal drafted by the Nebraska Supreme Court Commitee on Pro Se Litigation and was developed by:
Catherine Mahern, Director
Milton R. Abrahams Legal Clinic
Revised, March 2003
Books Available in the Library
Divorce in Nebraska by
Call Number: KFN100.Z9 K64 2005
Publication Date: 2005-04-01
Providing accurate and objective information to help make the right decisions during a divorce in Nebraska, this guide provides answers to queries such as What is the mediation process in Nebraska and is it required? How quickly can one get a divorce? Who decides who gets the cars, the pets, and the house? What actions might influence child custody? How are bills divided and paid during the divorce? How much will a divorce cost? and Will a spouse have to pay some or all attorney fees? Structured in a question-and-answer format, this divorce handbook provides clear and concise responses to help build confidence and give the peace of mind needed to meet the challenges of a divorce proceeding.
Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce by
Call Number: REFERENCE KF535.Z9 D67 2018
Publication Date: 2018
Divorce guidance you can count on Divorce is never easy, but with the information in Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce, you can make the process as simple, inexpensive, and conflict-free as possible. With compassion and expertise, family law attorney Emily Doskow explains how to make divorce less painful by helping you: understand the divorce process minimize day-to-day conflict with your spouse work with lawyers or mediators without breaking the bank avoid costly, exhausting court battles, and stay calm and make good decisions. You'll learn about your legal rights and options for resolving tough divorce-related issues, including: child support and custody alimony property division, and drafting a marital settlement agreement. The 7th edition is completely updated with the latest state rules on divorce, such as property division and grounds for divorce.
Divorce and Money: how to make the best financial decisions during divorce by
Call Number: KF535.Z9 W66 2017
Publication Date: 2017
All the information you need to split assets, easily and fairly. Major financial decisions are often overwhelming, but they can feel downright impossible when you're in the midst of a divorce. Turn to Divorce & Money, the acclaimed guide that translates complex financial concepts into plain language. Learn to divide assets during your divorce and avoid making financial mistakes that could affect you for the rest of your life. Create a cash flow statement using your income and expenses. Learn how to uncover your spouse's financial information. Determine the value of real estate, retirement accounts, and other assets. Decide whether to keep or sell the house. Understand how child support and alimony are calculated. Divide your property and debts fairly. Negotiate a comprehensive settlement. Achieve financial stability after divorce. Learn when and how to talk to a professional (attorney, tax adviser, or appraiser). The 12th edition is updated with the latest tax figures and information about retirement benefits.
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