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Can I Protect My Pension From My Soon-to-be Ex?

MA adopts the position that ALL assets of the parties (individual and marital) are put on the table for distribution at time of divorce. Many states honor “separate property” doctrine at time of divorce–that is property the parties’ owned before marriage or in their name only — but MA does not.   391 more words


Perfectly Imperfect - New Book Give Away

Interested in receiving a “FREE” autographed copy of my new book Perfectly Imperfect: Moving Above and Beyond the Pain? In order to be eligible for the book give away, you must complete a review of my book excerpt between 11/14/2015 and 12/15/2015. 81 more words

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Child Support

Children are considered financially dependent on their parents. Their material circumstances are directly related to their parents’, and they have a legal entitlement to financial support from their parents regardless of their parents’ marital status. 1,027 more words


Failure to Timely Submit Uncovered Medical Expenses Allowed in Franklin, TN: Eberbach v. Eberbach

Facts: Mother and Father divorced in 2011. Their parenting plan provides that the children’s “uncovered reasonable and necessary medical expenses . . . will be paid by pro rata share in accordance with income[s].” According to the parenting plan, the pro rata share was 100% to Father and 0% to Mother. 348 more words

Family Law

5 Big Lies about Divorce; The Internet is WRONG.

There is a lot of misinformation out there about Divorce. Online searches are no true replacement to good legal advice.

A cursory search of the internet revealed these commonly accepted pieces of internet advice that are dead wrong… 319 more words


Child Support in the Real World

hat$1M per month in child support.

According to CNN Money, that’s how much billionaire hedge fund manager Kenneth Griffin’s ex-wife Anna Dias Griffin asked the court to order the mega-mogul to pay to support the couple’s four children.  398 more words

Child Support


A subscriber recently wrote “I am preparing a worksheet for a father who has 4 kids from a previous relationship who live with him and 4 kids for whom he should pay child support. 130 more words