Yes. On April 19, 2017, the DHFS has made available charts for the calculation of child support based on the July 1, 2017 income share model. Click here to access the charts. The Child Support Advisory Committee thus provides the following: Gross to Net Income Conversion table (pdf) … [Read more...] about Income Shares: The Charts!
In re Marriage of Haleas, 2017 IL App (2d) 160799 (April 13, 2017), represents a watershed case for alternative dispute resolution in Illinois divorce cases. There have been no appellate court cases in Illinois involving the issue of arbitration clauses in Illinois' initial divorce cases. In … [Read more...] about Haleas: Illinois Appellate Court Affirms Arbitrator’s Award of Maintenance and Property – Case of First Impression
Gunnar J. Gitlin recently completed his comprehensive rewrite of Gitlin on Divorce: A Guide to Illinois Family Law. The new treatise represents the completion of the rewrite started in 2016 and completed in March of 2017. The treatise will be going to press prior to the effective date of the … [Read more...] about Rewrite of Gitlin on Divorce: A Guide to Illinois Matrimonial Law
In April 2017, Gunnar J. Gitlin became a fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. This prestigious group of attorneys provides the following information about its charter and mission: The IAFL is a worldwide association of practising lawyers who are recognised by their peers as the … [Read more...] about Gunnar J. Gitlin Becomes Fellow of International Academy of Family Lawyers
Income Shares Legislation Update and Status re Charts SB0069. Status: 100th Ill. Gen. Assem., Senate Bill 0069 (introduced 1/1/17 and arrived in House 4/5/17). Illinois divorce lawyers handling child support cases are anxiously awaiting the progress and passage of the so called "trailer … [Read more...] about Income Shares in Illinois Update
On May 18, 2017 in Chicago and on June 9th in Springfield, Illinois Gunnar J. Gitlin will co-moderate a seminar for IICLE titled, "Child Support and Maintenance: What's on the Horizon? Income Shares and the Future of Maintenance and Child Support in Illinois." My session will be: 10:30 – … [Read more...] about Gunnar J. Gitlin Moderates and Presents for IICLE’s Income Shares Seminar May and June 2017