Distributing an estate per a decedent's instruction is one job for the executor of a will. There are also other duties entrusted to an executor. Before appointing someone or accepting the position, Illinois residents might like to know more about the executor's duties.
The laws of Illinois make it a relatively simple task to marry. For instance, unlike many states, there is no blood test required or mandatory 24-hour waiting period. However, divorce may not be as easy in consideration of the family legal issues such as property division, child custody, alimony and child support. For this reason, and perhaps because of the perceived stigma of a marital split, many couples typically will think long and hard before initiating divorce proceedings. According to a new study, the motivating factors triggering the divorce are changing.