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When faced with the circumstance of cohabitation of a dependent spouse, the court must focus on the economic relationship of the cohabitants to discern whether one cohabitant subsidizes the other

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July 28, 2014 at 9:23 am

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An obligor with diminished income must demonstrate how he or she has attempted to improve the diminishing circumstances

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July 28, 2014 at 9:12 am

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Alimony obligations are always subject to review and modification on a showing of changed circumstances

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July 28, 2014 at 8:53 am

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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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