Month: December 2017

Legal Updates for 2018: Divorce Court and Your Family Pet in Illinois

Until recently, the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (“IMDMA”) was silent as to specific references to pets and they were often allocated as personal property in a divorce.  However, on August 25, 2017, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law, Public Act 100-0422 (the “Act”), which makes provisions in the IMDMA for the […]

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By Jennifer Ward | December 14, 2017 | General | 0 Comments

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