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Ways Property Is Divided during Divorce

There are several ways that couples can divide their property during a divorce. Understanding the different options available to you and how each one can benefit both parties will help you get through ...

How Are Bills Split during Divorce?

Are you in the process of getting a divorce ? If so, you may be wondering how you are going to split your bills. Depending on what state you reside in, bill division comes under the category of ...

Community Property vs. Equitable Distribution

Generally, there are two types of mindsets that govern property distribution in the U.S. Some states have laws that say assets are to be distributed equitably and other states believe in ...

Property Division Laws will Impact Your Divorce

Division of property can be difficult for any divorcing couple. It is important to understand not only the different types of property but the type of property law system that your state uses. There ...

Property Division Throughout the States

One of the primary components of a divorce proceeding is property division. While it is best for both parties to divide the property without the help of a judge, that is not always possible. In cases ...

Divorce Battle Ensues Over Home

The troubles of divorce battles are not limited to the young, as is the case for a 72-year-old woman in Azalea Park who is trying to stay in her own home. According to the divorce documents filed in ...

The Terms of Asset Division

When it comes to dividing your assets during divorce, the most important distinction you will need to understand is the difference between personal and community property. In most cases, any income ...

Equitable Distribution and Life Insurance Policies

No matter how amiable or difficult your divorce is, you must sit down and think about your assets together or with an attorney in order to become familiar with the laws of equitable distribution. ...

Divorce Leads to Boxer Surrendering His Championship Belts to Wife

When you are going through a divorce, you will be asked to reveal all of your assets and property, including championship boxing belts as a former boxer learned this month. The boxer is going through ...

Florida's Property Division Laws and Your Home

When a house is sold during a divorce in Florida, several things determine what happens to the proceeds of the sale. Determining whether you will get a portion of the proceeds or a set-off against the ...

Distributing Marital Property

Anytime people go through a divorce, the property that they have is subjected to their states' distribution laws. In some states, property is distributed equally and in others, it is distributed ...

Jesse James and Sandra Bullock waive Spousal Support

Last week, it was reported that Sandra Bullock and Jesse James had finalized their divorce. Now, news sources are reporting that neither spouse tried to collect spousal support payments. Following ...

What are Marital Assets?

When people are about to go through a divorce or a legal separation, one of the issues they will have to contend with is property division. Generally speaking, before any property is divided between ...

Galen Hopper to Be Included in her Father's Insurance Policy

Recently, a judge in California denied Dennis Hopper's motion to exclude his daughter, Galen Hopper, from his insurance police. Galen is 7 years of age and was to be prohibited from receiving ...

Trial Date Scheduled In Dodgers Divorce Case

A trial date has been set for August 30 in one of the most highly publicized divorce cases of the last few years. The trial is being held to determine ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball ...