Dating before divorce final michigan
It’s important to note that it can take a while for a divorce judgment to be signed by a judge due to back-logged court dockets.
Also, some states also have a waiting period before a judge approves and signs the judgment to allow for appeals.
Your case has likely been dismissed for inaction and you will need to re-file.
Amanda's Question: My friend just went through a year-long divorce.
If it’s approved by the judge, a court order (judgment) will be issued outlining the details of the divorce, including the case number, names of the parties, the settlement agreement, and the specifics of support and child custody.
Brette's Answer: Not unless there is a judgment of divorce issued, which does not happen unless the parties move it along to that stage.
You may also need it to legally change your name, apply for a mortgage, remarry in some states, or apply for social security later on.