If your parents are getting divorced, there are a lot of unanswered questions you may have about the process and the different laws each of them will need to follow. The divorce laws are different in each state, but they must be followed. Your parents could each hire professional attorneys to represent them during the divorce and thoroughly explain the laws.
Rules for Dividing the Property
Although the exact law differs from state to state, married couples who are ending the relationship often need to divide their property. They may not need to split property they owned before the marriage, but likely need to figure out how they are going to split everything else they bought together while in the marriage. Some of the property may include the home, vehicles, boats and even property inside the home, such as furniture. Continue reading