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court-ordered support paid by one spouse to another after they are separated

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Particularly, attorneys will need to focus on better and more favorable property divisions to men facing divorce to offset the large loss of deducting spousal support," he said.
How we negotiate spousal support doesn't impact the attorneys; it impacts the parties who are going through a divorce," she said.
Although Quebec's civil code does not allow de facto spouses to seek spousal support, some of the province's laws, including those governing income tax and Quebec's pension plan, treat such couples the same as those who are married.
Under the separation/divorce agreement, the taxpayer, Schilling, was to from her ex-husband monthly spousal support for six years, starting in 2003 and ending in 2009.
At the $20,000 floor, spousal support might push the payor into poverty, and it is rarely ordered.
In face-to-face home interviews with both spouses present, 579 randomly selected married individuals (289 women, 290 men, age range 18 to 65 years) from Ankara, Turkey, responded to the Spousal Support Scale (SSS; Yildirim, 2004).
Using an example from Maryland, USA, Kisthardt stresses the importance of enforceability of spousal support decisions and their effect on the claiming behaviour of women:
The other assumption is that spousal support is a mediating factor in sexual satisfaction for these women.
He does not want to pay his wife spousal support and is seeking that lawyers' fees be paid out of the couple's joint property, the documents show.
Consistent with the hypotheses, the results revealed that managerial support and spousal support have negative effects on work-family conflict.
Spousal support advisory guidelines : materials prepared for the Continuing Legal Education seminar.
While prior research has demonstrated that spousal support can influence the amount of experienced strain and improve a host of other life domains, the role of couple-type and parental status have largely been ignored.
Plummet promptly sued for spousal support and to overturn the prenuptial agreement in order to gain access to what would have amounted to millions of McMillan's earned income.
Actor and writer Charlie Shanian is seeking spousal support from Spelling, according to papers filed in Los Angeles Superior Court.
Billionaire won't have to pony up some $3 million per month in spousal support because if she lives with Wolf for more than 30 days, Mr.