Category Archives: Division of Assets

The American Dream is the belief that anyone can achieve success if they work hard enough. For many people, their own American Dream is realized through business ownership. In 2010, there were reported to be around 27.9 million small business … Continue reading

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When considering marital assets that get divided during a divorce, most people think of houses, cars, bank accounts, and retirement accounts. However, there are actually many more assets that divorcing couples may have to figure out how to divide. Sometimes, … Continue reading

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During divorce, both spouses have a right to equitable division of marital property. While this does not necessarily mean that everything will be split 50/50, each spouse is entitled to a fair and equitable portion of the assets that the … Continue reading

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Recognizing when your soon-to-be ex-spouse is tucking away assets that you rightfully share ownership of can be difficult, especially when you do not know they exist. How are you supposed to claim assets and address them during negotiation settlement if … Continue reading

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For many couples, dividing assets after a divorce is one of the most troublesome aspects of a separation. Matters such as retirement accounts, property division, and hidden assets can all arise as spouses begin to address and uncover the financial … Continue reading

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A qualified domestic relations order (QDRO) is (i) a domestic relations order (ii) that creates or recognizes the existence of an “alternate payee’s” right to receive, or assigns to an alternate payee the right to receive, all or a portion … Continue reading

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