Library

Divorce and Parental Rights and Responsibilities: Glossary

Here's What They Mean: A Glossary of Legal Terms Learn more about Divorce and Parental Rights and Responsibilities in Maine in our interactive classroom. Learn more about Divorce without Children in Maine in our interactive classroom. Learn more about How more...

How To: Change or Enforce Your Maine Divorce or Parental Rights Order

This classroom is here to help you through the process of changing or enforcing your Maine family law order. We hope it will help you feel more confident about dealing with the legal system. Is this classroom for you? You should use this classroom if: You already have a Maine court order in your divorce or parental rights and responsibilities case You need to change that order, or You need to enforce that order more...

Military Retirement Pay and the Collection of Child and Spousal Support

Federal and State Law Federal and state law allow money from military retirement pay to be withheld to meet most child support and spousal support (alimony) obligations. The Federal law is called the "Uniform Services Former Spouses Protection Act" (USFSPA) and is 10 United States Code Section 1408 et seq. The Maine law is more...

WISER Fact Sheets

The Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER) posts lots of useful information for older women, including information on retirement planning and on pension issues for divorced and widowed women. more...