Ever had a maintenance issue and had no idea how the process works?

The maintenance clause in a divorce order is not final in the sense that it can never be altered. It is possible to do so by way of approaching the Maintenance Court on application for an enforcement of the maintenance order or substitution of existing maintenance order. The Maintenance Officer will consider certain factors when […]

Can I avoid a drawn-out legal battle when I get divorced?

Normal procedure in an opposed divorce: Divorce proceedings can lead to a long, drawn-out and very expensive procedure if the parties are not able to reach a settlement before going to trial. Once the plaintiff issues a summons for divorce and the summons has been served on the defendant, the defendant has ten days to […]