In cases involving minor children, the court requires the parents to attend a parenting education class prior to the divorce being finalized.(Tennessee Code - Volume 6A, Title 36, Sections 36-4-126 and 36-4-130) When minor children are involved in a divorce, the Tennessee courts will do everything possible to help lessen the emotional trauma the children may be experiencing.
If the parents cannot come to an agreement regarding the issues involving the children, the court will establish the custody order at its discretion.
Each parent has the right to have custody of a child.
Wait until a reasonable time after the divorce is over before introducing your friend to your children.
Do not blame your spouse for becoming irrationally angry and your children for becoming resentful and alienated from you.
(Tennessee Code - Volume 6A, Title 36, Sections 36-4-101 and 36-4-103) In the __________ Court of __________ County, Tennessee.
This is the Tennessee court where the divorce will be filed.
Temporary support is viewed as rehabilitative support to the extent that it will provide the receiving spouse the ability to eventually support him or herself.
A support order may be order to be paid through the clerk of the court depending upon the circumstances.
If the court discovers it does not have jurisdictional rights to hear the case it will not be accepted or it will eventually be dismissed.
The requirements are as follows: The spouse filing for the divorce must be a resident of the state at the time the grounds for divorce took place.
Separate property will consist of the following: (1) acquired prior to marriage; (2) by gift or inheritance; (3) in exchange for any separate property, or (4) obtained from income or appreciation of separate property, if the other spouse did not contribute to the preservation and appreciation.