What can I expect at a provisional hearing?
Simply put, the provisional hearing means a temporary hearing. They are generally short and to the point. Quite often, the parties agree to matters before the actual hearing. The purpose here is for preserving as much of the status quo as possible and provides for a transition to a post-marriage life for the parties.
What is a provisional order in Indiana?
Provisional Orders are orders that the court may issue during the time a divorce case is pending. These are only temporary orders and are not intended to last forever. Think of provisional orders as rules to play by while the divorce is in process.
What is the difference between alimony and maintenance?
Alimony may be paid to the spouse in lump sum as cash or any other kind of payment method, as well as in form of property after the divorce is finalised. Unlike alimony, maintenance is only paid in form of cash or any other kind of payment method and the husband cannot pay maintenance to wife in form of property.