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Your Business Could Be in the Middle of Your Partner’s Messy Divorce

{5 minutes to read} If your business partner is going through a divorce, their spouse may be entitled to compensation for direct or indirect contributions to the business. The divorcing spouse has the right to argue that their direct and … Continue reading

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If You Are Getting a Divorce, Change Your Will

When our firm handles a divorce, we reference the client’s Last Will and Testament in the Divorce Settlement Agreement. During divorce, many people worry about how their property will be distributed between them and their spouse at the end of … Continue reading

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The Grey Divorce Revolution? So Much For “‘Til Death Do Us Part”

{4:30 minutes to read} The generation that transformed our social conscience and brought us the sexual revolution continues to rewrite the playbook when it comes to love, marriage and divorce in the golden years. While divorce among older couples was … Continue reading

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Divorcing Parents of Special Needs Children – Part 2: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

{5:01 minutes to read} In our first article we discussed: 1) what divorcing parents of a child with special needs should know about structuring a settlement agreement; 2) how a Supplemental Needs Trust needs to be addressed in the Agreement to ensure … Continue reading

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Counsel Fee Awards: Courts’ Vigilance in Leveling the Playing Field

Divorce has many costs, not the least of which are the counsel fees incurred by the parties, a cost which often weighs heavily on the litigant’s mind. As such, clients often ask whether their spouse could be directed to contribute … Continue reading

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7 Tips for a Successful Settlement Conference

The settlement conference presents an important opportunity for you and your spouse to settle your differences, financial and otherwise, without the need to set foot in a courtroom. The following are 7 tips for a successful settlement conference: Make sure … Continue reading

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Divorce Perspectives: A Proactive and Personalized Approach

It’s a cliché, admittedly. But the old adage that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” rings particularly true when it comes to divorce. Even if an individual has the best of intentions, with emotions running high, … Continue reading

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