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Can A Judge Add A Savings Component To Alimony And Apply It Retroactively To The Beginning Of The Case? Does A Frugal Lifestyle...

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While the issue of savings being a component of alimony has been around for decades, since the Lombardi case in 2016 (which we previously blogged about), the issue of a savings component, especially where parties live...more

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Remote Proceedings: Zooming Past Litigants’ Due Process Rights

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In January 2020, the Appellate Division considered an important question: how should a judge assess a party’s request to appear at a trial and present testimony by way of video transmission? The timing of this consideration...more

Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley

How Could This School Abuse Bill Get Killed by the Florida Legislature?

For 109 years in the State of Florida, juvenile offenders were sent to Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys if the Court found they committed a crime or violated terms of juvenile probation. The school was in Mariana, Florida....more

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Some non-US trust jurisdictions may not recognize the revocable inter vivos trust

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A note of caution: Not all trust jurisdictions have been receptive to the concept of a “revocable” inter vivos trust: “For example, trusts with assets and objects totally under the control of the settlor until death or...more

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Grandparents' Visitation Rights in North Carolina

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North Carolina treats grandparents seeking custody like any other third-party or non-parent. If a grandparent is seeking custody of a child, he or she may file an action for custody or seek to intervene in a pending...more

Barnea Jaffa Lande & Co.

Prenuptial Agreements - New Israeli Supreme Court Ruling

Up until now, the Israel Tax Authority interpreted the Real Estate Taxation Law so that spouses who signed a prenuptial agreement and maintained separate property were considered a single family unit for the purposes of real...more

Foster Swift Collins & Smith

Child Custody and the Anti-vaxxers' Rights of Dissent

As 2021 unfolds, various COVID-19 vaccines have come to market through an expedited approval process. Those presently available are only approved for use on people age 16 or older, but it appears children between the ages of...more

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Divorcing the Microsoft Empire

Bill and Melinda Gates announced their divorce after 27 years of marriage. What does this mean for Microsoft and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation?...more

Stange Law Firm, PC

How to Find the Right Midwest Divorce Attorney

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If you have decided to divorce in the Midwest, you will need legal counsel. A competent Midwest divorce attorney will save you time, money, and stress during the process. They can also guide you to a more favorable result...more

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Florida Supreme Court Rules “Concrete Steps” Not Required to Restore Parent Timesharing Rights

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Last week, the Florida Supreme Court in C.N. v. I.G.C. (Case No. SC20-505), ruled on the issue of whether a court is required to give a parent “concrete steps” to restore lost timesharing and return to the pre-modification...more

Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP

Deeds of Trust and Community Property

A deed of trust beneficiary usually feels pretty confident with the validity of the deed as long as it is signed by an owner of the property. But when the property constitutes community property of a married couple, is...more

Burns & Levinson LLP

In-State Relocation With Children During or After Divorce

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I recently participated with a client in an uncontested divorce hearing where the Probate and Family Court Judge presiding over the matter said something I have not heard many judges say at an uncontested divorce hearing. ...more

Fox Rothschild LLP

Is the Prenuptial Agreement Signed After The Wedding Really A Prenuptial Agreement?

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I have seen this more than one time in my career. One party (or his/her family members) really wants there to be a prenuptial agreement but, either due to lack of time, fear/cowardice, not having your act together, or any...more

Blank Rome LLP

[Webinar] Co-Parenting with a Narcissist - May 13th, 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm ET

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We know that life doesn’t always go as planned. Give yourself the gift of new knowledge and valuable insights as Lois J. Liberman and Dr. Kathryn Smerling share their wisdom....more

Charles E. Rounds, Jr.

Employing the term spouse in trust instruments: An unambiguous term can still be “textually” ambiguous

A trust term can be unambiguous and ambiguous at the same time. Consider the term spouse. In Trust Agreement of Johnson, 194 N.J. 276, 944 A.2d 588 (2008), the court wrestled with the issue of whether a class of trust...more

Charles E. Rounds, Jr.

A contingent remainderman's interest under an irrevocable trust: More than a mere expectancy

A contingent equitable remainder-in-corpus incident to an ongoing irrevocable trust relationship is more than a mere expectancy. The holder of such a remainder will have the requisite standing to seek judicial enforcement of...more

Dickinson Wright

What Part of Our Property Does My Spouse Have an Interest In?

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A frequently asked question in family law has to do with how much of an interest, if any, each spouse has in the couple’s assets and liabilities. The way it’s usually asked is something along the lines of: “I have this...more

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Ninth Judicial Circuit Unveils New Case Management Process for Civil Cases

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At a judicial town hall meeting before members of the Orange County Bar Association this morning, Chief Judge Don Myers introduced the Ninth Circuit’s new “active case management” program, to become effective today, that will...more

Proskauer - Proskauer For Good

Legal Obstacles to Women Living in Poverty During the Pandemic: A Conversation with Her Justice

Proskauer was privileged to host a panel presentation with Her Justice this month to raise awareness of economic and legal obstacles facing women who are living in poverty in New York City during the COVID-19 pandemic. The...more

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Tax Liability Issues to Consider for High-Net-Worth Couples in Divorce

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Divorce is not a topic most clients or tax advisors enjoy discussing. Nevertheless, it is important in today's day and age to advise clients, especially high-net-worth individuals with substantial assets located in the U.S....more

Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC

Bankruptcy and Divorce: Considerations Before Filing

The pandemic has taken a toll on married couples both financially and emotionally, which has caused many to contemplate filing for both divorce and bankruptcy. This is not to say that every bankruptcy leads to a subsequent...more

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Continuing the Family Business After Its Founder’s Passing: The Austen Family Legacy

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The adult children of Jack Austen – Kate, Charlie, and Claire – are gathering a few months after their father’s passing to remember him and discuss what to do with the family business, Oceanic Real Estate, LLC. ...more

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Cryptocurrency Becomes A Real Threat

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In our last article, we wrote about hiding assets the old-fashioned way. For much of this writer’s career, the game was “cash”. The pizzeria, the auto body shop, the produce vendor. They lived in 3,500 square foot houses...more

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Can Judges Rely On Information That Is Outside Of The Record?

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There used to be a family judge, who, with his law clerk, spent a lot of time on Google, looking up property records, Zillow “values” and other information regarding the parties and their property. While most of the time it...more

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Are Bitcoins And Other Cryptocurrencies The Next Swiss Bank Accounts?

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We all know the French proverb; the more things change the more they stay the same. It has a place in the current controversy over the sudden collapse of Mt. Gox, Bitcoin’s leading dealer. Bitcoin is a virtual or...more

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