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The imputation of income is an extremely fact-sensitive endeavor

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Legal criteria for cohabitation

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Alimony and the obligor’s retirement

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Parties to a divorce action may enter into voluntary agreements governing the amount, terms, and duration of alimony, and such agreements are subject to judicial supervision and enforcement

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Modification of alimony

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When the movant is seeking modification of an alimony award, that party must demonstrate that changed circumstances have substantially impaired the ability to support himself or herself

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Normally, a motion to modify alimony may not be used to enable a dependent spouse to share in the post-divorce good fortune of the supporting spouse

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The standard of living established in the marriage or civil union and the likelihood that each party can maintain a reasonably comparable standard of living is a factor that must be considered in determining an alimony award

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The first factor to consider when considering an award of alimony is the actual need of the party seeking alimony

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A motion seeking modification of alimony requires proof of a substantial change in financial circumstances of the parties

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