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It is strictly a discretionary matter for the court to determine and delineate the extent of defendant’s participation in the default proceeding

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Default Judgment, Divorce, Equitable-distribution, Litigation

Settlement of litigation ranks high in the pantheon of public policy

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Child-custody, Divorce, Equitable-distribution, Property-settlement-agreement, Settlement agreement

An agreement to pay mortgage, insurance and taxes on a former-spouse’s residence post-divorce is in the nature of support or alimony

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

Double-dipping is the practice of counting the pension as both an asset subject to equitable distribution and income

Posted in *All Posts, Divorce, Equitable-distribution, Pension, QDRO

There is no single prescribed, or even preferred, method for valuing a closely-held corporation

Posted in *All Posts, Asset Valuation, Corporate Law, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

The goal of equitable distribution is to effect a fair and just division of marital assets

Posted in *All Posts, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

The goal of equitable distribution is to effect a fair and just division of marital property

Posted in *All Posts, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

A court should distribute marital assets consistent with the parties’ unique needs

Posted in *All Posts, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

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

Posted in Alimony, Child-support, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

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

Posted in *All Posts, Divorce, Equitable-distribution

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