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The Law Office of Christopher Haaff stays regularly updated on developments in Illinois law that involve divorce, adoption, paternity, child support, and other family law issues. Chris also writes about those issues.

The first set of articles below address substantial changes to Illinois divorce and family law that went into effect January 1, 2016.

  • “Illinois Law Changes Child "Custody" and "Visitation" to “Allocation of Parental Responsibilities” and “Parenting Time”

  • “Changes to Parent-Child Relocation in Illinois Divorce and Paternity Cases”

  • “Changes to Illinois Parentage Laws”

  • “Illinois Eliminates Fault Grounds for Divorce, and Changes Irreconcilable Differences”

  • Illinois Law Changes for Divorced Parents Paying College Expenses of Children

  • The second set of articles below cover more recent cases, trends, news articles, and other developments in divorce, adoption, and other family law issues.

  • Visitation Abuse Affirmed When Mother Willfully and Unreasonably Denied Court-Ordered Visitation Between Father and Child
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