What Happens To My Health Insurance?
If you or your spouse is covered under the other’s health insurance coverage, it will terminate upon entry of your divorce. This is required by the terms of the policy and is not pursuant to divorce law. You may obtain an extension of the coverage under COBRA (federal law) for up to 36 months, but it involves paying another premium, which is typically quite costly. Couples often negotiate who will be responsible for the premiums on this coverage.
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- Divorce Law in Plain English
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- 6 Divorce Law Myth Busters
- 9 Things to Consider at the Start of Your Divorce
- Grounds for Divorce (The Scoop on No-Fault)
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- Spousal Support (Alimony / Maintenance)
- Dividing Your Property
- Litigation (Going to Court)
- Family Law and Kids – Child Custody and Visitation
- Cooperative Divorce Law
- Collaborative Divorce Law
- Divorce Mediation
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Richard and Kari are staunch advocates of the non-court approach to divorce, and are also active and seasoned litigators with over 60 years of combined trial experience in the Illinois divorce courts of Cook, DuPage, and Will counties.
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