employer needs to see proof of the divorce, you must show them the Judgment.
FINDINGS. This sections states the relevant facts of the marriage such as the
date of the marriage, the place of the marriage, the names and dates of birth for
children born of the marriage, the grounds for divorce, the jurisdiction of the court,
the wife's maiden name, etc.
RULINGS. This sections officially grants the divorce, incorporates other
documents setting forth the agreements of the couple (marital settlement
agreement and/or joint parenting agreement), allows the wife to return to her
maiden name is she desires such, states the continuing jurisdiction, and other
orders of the court.
MAIDEN NAME CHANGE. This is the document that allows the wife to resume
use of her maiden name. The wife must take the judgment to the Secretary of
State to change her driver's license before attempting to change her name with
any other institution or company. The wife must also change her name with the
Social Security Administration.
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