Once you have itemized every single thing you own with your spouse in the asset column, then indicate the spouse who owns it or if all is owned jointly you just tick down the JOINT column. Then indicate the VALUE of the asset in the last column.
How Does the Judge Determine Exactly How Much Property Each Party in a Divorce Action Will Get? And is it taxable?
How do judges make “property” awards in divorce action? What criteria do they use? Well, it depends on where the parties are getting divorced. If it is in a community property state, the court or judge will normally split the property in two equal parts with fifty percent going to one spouse and fifty percent […]
GOT A BIG ALIMONY CHECK FROM YOUR EX? THESE STOCKS MAY BE GOOD TO OWN So here you are recently divorced and with a big fat alimony check itching in your hands. What should you do with it rather than squander it like some people have been known to do? No, I am not […]
Is it possible to get more than half your spouse’s retirement benefits when you divorce? When it comes to divorce retirement benefits, it would seem logical that the person who actually worked and accrued these benefits should get the biggest chunk of it if the parties divorce, right? But this is not always the case. […]
HERE ARE 50+ THINGS TO PUT ON YOUR DIVORCE TO DO LIST Do a pro and con list of leaving or staying together. Reach a decision and if it is “leave” then… Figure out who you want or need on your team and begin making initial calls. Gather important papers together (things for the properties, […]
Hi, I am Marion T.D. Lewis. I am formerly a NYC divorce attorney. These days, I sometimes act as the editor in chief of this blog and a couple of others and other times I am off “globetrotting.” Usually, I am supposed to be talking about international divorce issues but today, I am going to give you […]
This is a very interesting and strategic move on the part of Mrs Brad Pitt: she has hired a renowned entertainment lawyer shark named Bert Fields according published reports. Why would she do that? She is getting divorced not striking a movie deal. She needs a divorce and family law attorney, not an entertainment law […]
BRAD PITT ANGELINA JOLIE DIVORCE: CAN SHE PREVENT BRAD FROM SEEING HIS KIDS? So, the question presented is whether Angelina Jolie can legally prevent Brad from seeing his kids. Well, parents can’t just pick up and take off with the children under normal circumstances. There has to be a showing of domestic violence and abuse […]
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have many homes all over the world, including several mansions in California and the South of France. Brad has referred to their french chateau in Provence as “a base for us.” Yet, when it was time to file for divorce and fight for custody of their children, Angelina made sure […]
Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie Custody Dispute: What Impact Does Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Have on Custody?
BRAD PITT AND ANGELINA JOLIE CUSTODY DISPUTE: WHAT IMPACT DOES DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND CHILD ABUSE HAVE? The custody dispute between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has been ongoing for some time. Under California law, it appears that domestic violence and child abuse could have a negative impact on a parent’s joint custody request. There is […]
#Brad and Angelina Divorce updates SPLIT CUSTODY FOR BRAD AND ANGELINA JOLIE’S KIDS? What are the latest Brad and Angelina divorce updates? Last I heard, Angelina Jolie has asked the California family court to grant her sole physical custody of her six children with Brad Pitt and joint legal custody. That means that she and […]
WHO WILL GET CUSTODY OF BRAD PITT AND ANGELINA JOLIE’S SIX KIDS? Angelina Jolie has asked the California courts for exclusive physical custody of her six children with actor Brad Pitt. Is she likely to get that? Well, it depends on what she has on video to show Brad as being a bad father. If […]
Did Brad and Angelina have a prenuptial agreement? Rumor is that Brad and Angelina Jolie had a prenup even before they got married. In fact, this agreement was reportedly inked at least seven years before the couple got married. The couple executed a prenuptial agreement to seal their partnership and at the time, people thought they were breaking up. If I […]
Is Brad Pitt the New Face of the Father’s Rights Movement? Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Pitt’s marriage appears to have blown up. Can they put the pieces back together? Or is it really over? And will Angelina successfully get the California courts to divest Brad Pitt of custody of his six children (three […]
I have been researching about Alimony since it is technically the subject matter of the next book in my pipeline of 100 books I challenged myself to write. Am I nuts? Am I out of my mind? If you are wondering about this, I don’t blame you. I am wondering too. Cause it is a […]