The coronavirus outbreak is here, and it seems like a difficult time to speak about money, but this COVID-19 crisis is causing enormous financial strain on many families. Often, legal intervention is needed to obtain resolution. I am going to ... Read More » about Change In Financial Circumstances During COVID-19
We are sometimes asked whether an increase of a paying spouse’s income may form the basis for an increase in alimony to the recipient. As with many questions arising in family law, answering this one requires analyzing the case specific details and ... Read More » about CAN AN INCREASE IN A PAYOR SPOUSE’S INCOME JUSTIFY AN UPWARD MODIFICATION OF ALIMONY?
Alimony reform in Florida appears to be on hold for 2014. The pressures of an election year seem to have taken a toll on those seeking significant alimony reform this year. Supporters of reform however are not likely to give up and the issue may ... Read More » about Alimony Reform in 2014
A recent Central Florida case was heard by the District Court of Appeals which determined that a trial court erred by allowing the cost of contributions to a 401(k) and a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) to be deducted from the former wife’s income ... Read More » about Impact of FSA and 401(k) deductions on Alimony Calculations
If you are getting ready to start paying, or receiving child support payments, there is a good chance you will have to start working with the Florida State Disbursement Unit (FLSDU). The Disbursement Unit is a state run organization that provides a ... Read More » about Paying or Receiving Child Support From The Florida Disbursement Unit