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MARRIAGE ANNULMENT

June 29th, 2021 3:46 pm

MARRIAGE ANNULMENT By:  Andy Scholz and Heather Rooney McBride   Annulment of marriage is a process defined by Missouri statute as the “declaration of invalidity of marriage.” RSMo § 452.300. An annulment essentially says that a valid marriage never existed. Even though these marriages are deemed invalid, Missouri considers children born within these marriages to […]

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Pitfalls in Maintenance Calculations and the Importance of Accurate Income and Expense Statements

June 29th, 2021 3:46 pm

Pitfalls in Maintenance Calculations and the Importance of Accurate Income and Expense Statements By: Andy Scholz, Heather Rooney McBride, and Lauren Marsh Errors in documents pertaining to maintenance payments may be costly. Maintenance, otherwise known as alimony, is a payment from one spouse to another following the dissolution of marriage. In Missouri, maintenance (alimony) may […]

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Can an Employer Implement a Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccine Policy?

June 29th, 2021 3:45 pm

Can an Employer Implement a Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccine Policy? By: Jennifer Brodersen and Heather Rooney McBrice             On December 16, 2020, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) updated its COVID-19 technical assistance guidance outlining the agency’s views on the legal implications of a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination program under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Title […]

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ANNOUNCING HIRE OF PARALEGAL TYLER S. KRTEK!

June 29th, 2021 3:40 pm

ANNOUNCING HIRE OF PARALEGAL TYLER S. KRTEK! Tyler S. Krtek is a Nixa native. He has B.S. and M.A. degrees from Missouri State University and a Paralegal Certificate from Boston University. Tyler is a NALA certified paralegal with experience in civil litigation and real estate law, and he is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in […]

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