9. What happens next?

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9. What happens next?

When we receive your case, it will be carefully reviewed to determine if there is any basis for accepting and proceeding with the matter. If your petition is accepted, you will be notified by letter of general information pertaining to the start of your case. You will then be given a case number that will be used in any correspondence concerning your case.

At the same time, your former spouse is contacted and invited to participate in the case. The witnesses you submitted in your Petition will also be sent questionnaires. It is important for you to contact your witnesses to ensure a prompt reply. This can be a tremendous help in making sure your case is not delayed.

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