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The interpretation, application, and enforceability of divorce agreements are not governed solely by contract law

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October 3, 2013 at 4:23 pm

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The termination of a marriage involves an economic mosaic comprised of equitable distribution, alimony and child support and these financial components interface

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October 1, 2013 at 4:18 pm

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In the event the court formally makes findings regarding materially false income tax filings, it must formally report the findings to the appropriate authorities

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September 17, 2013 at 5:38 pm

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The length of the marriage is particularly relevant in determining whether to award limited duration rather than permanent alimony

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June 16, 2013 at 8:27 am

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If a property was purchased in anticipation of marriage for use as a marital home, it may be considered marital property and subject to equitable distribution

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June 16, 2013 at 8:23 am

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The Family Part has discretion to terminate alimony retroactively

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June 6, 2013 at 6:24 am

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The cohabitation of a dependent spouse constitutes an event of changed circumstances, which requires further review of the economic consequences of the new relationship and its impact on the previously imposed support obligation

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May 26, 2013 at 11:21 am

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Alimony is a claim arising upon divorce, which is rooted in the prior interdependence occurring during the parties’ marital relationship

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May 26, 2013 at 11:18 am

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What constitutes cohabitation

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May 26, 2013 at 11:16 am

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A trust may be established to guarantee that a party is able to fulfill his or her support obligations regardless of current earnings

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May 21, 2013 at 3:24 pm

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