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MAINTENANCE-OLD OR NEW GUIDELINES APPLY?

The Trial Court entered an order extending husband's maintenance obligation. Husband appealed.  The original divorce order had provided that wife was to receive maintenance for a period of two years.  She was authorized to seek an extension of maintenance before the two-year period expired. The Appellate Court agreed with the Trial Court.  It said that [...]

By | April 9th, 2019|Spousal Maintainence|0 Comments

FORGET IT, I AM ENTITLED TO PERMANENT MAINTENANCE

This marriage lasted 29 years. The Appellate Court said that the Wife’s award of rehabilitative maintenance in the amount of $2,750 per month for 30 months was wrong. Wife should have been awarded permanent maintenance. It should have been in an amount sufficient for her to maintain the lifestyle the parties enjoyed during the marriage. [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Spousal Maintainence|0 Comments