Tags: Divorce And Financial Issues

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Setting aside money for college tuition in divorce

Divorce is a difficult chapter in the life of any family. Of course there is the emotional wounds that come when a couple realizes that one or both spouses no longer wish to be married. While this is life changing...

June 15, 2019
Divorce and Bankruptcy

Divorce and bankruptcy are often twin challenges

One of the most common reasons for divorce is financial issues, so oftentimes a couple filing for divorce will also need to file bankruptcy. Whether it happens before, during or after the divorce, a bankruptcy filing will likely complicate the...

February 18, 2019
Family Law

World’s richest man announces divorce

Some in the media practically shouted the headline that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was getting divorced. That in itself was not the issue, it was the fact Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos did not have a prenup despite the fact that...

January 14, 2019
Expert Vitness in Divorce

University professor caught hiding retirement egg is sentenced

It is our goal that every divorce can be handled in a professional, honest and forthright manner by staff and clients. However, the client or their spouse may have difficulty in dividing such assets as real property, bank accounts, investments...

November 14, 2018
Expert Vitness in Divorce

Making a binding postnuptial agreement

Postnuptial agreements can serve a variety of purposes. One common use is to sooth tension over a disagreement a couple may have. It can apply to different matters, but couples commonly use it to address disagreements over finances or control...

November 7, 2018
Family Law

Banker tries but cannot outrun alimony payments

A British couple's highly publicized split in 1997 is still not resolved. With the couple moving separately to the United States in 2009, the bitter battle remained in the English courts. According to a ruling in 2013, banker Yan Assoun...

September 27, 2018
Grandparents Visitation Rights

University professor caught trying to hide assets

Dividing marital assets is a complicated process that involves itemizing a complete list of bank accounts, real property, and other possessions of value. The list must be as comprehensive as possible with the understanding that some assets (such as stocks)...

September 19, 2018
Grandparents Visitation Rights

Common mistakes in dividing an IRA

Filing for divorce involves a variety of challenges. For some couples it may be a custody issue, while for others it the distribution of marital assets. Marital assets often involve property, businesses and possessions, but also include such assets as...

August 30, 2018
Grandparents Visitation Rights

Alimony payments to be taxed beginning in 2019

Many Americans are well aware of the new tax reforms under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. One detail of the law that directly affects family law and divorce is that money paid to alimony or spousal support will be...

July 26, 2018
Expert Vitness in Divorce

Wall Street exec to pay $4.1 million before divorce trial begins

Each divorce is as unique as the people involved. Some go smoothly with a fair and equitable arrangement, while others are more contentious. The Trafelets made the news recently when an appellate court judge in New York ordered hedge fund...

July 10, 2018