Spousal maintenance, which some people call alimony or spousal support, can be the most contentious aspect of a divorce. If one spouse asks for spousal maintenance and the other feels that it isn't appropriate, the couple may have an acrimonious court battle ahead of...
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Month: April 2022
What is your separate property in a complex New York divorce?
The more property a married couple shares, the more complicated divorce proceedings will become. More property means more reasons to fight and details to negotiate. In New York, couples usually have to share marital assets in accordance with equitable distribution...
2 tips for negotiating a successful parenting plan
You and your ex are divorcing or separating for a reason. Perhaps, there are just too many issues you no longer see eye-to-eye on, and have concluded that going your separate ways is the best thing to do. However, the relationship between you and your ex is never...