Legal Guides for Alimony
Written by attorney Jack Riley, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
This article provides a general overview of alimony in Texas, how one qualifies for alimony, the factors that go into an award, limits on the amount and duration of alimony, how alimony... more
Written by Avvo Staff, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Alimony pendente lite is alimony paid after a couple separates until the divorce (http://www.avvo.com/legal-guides/understanding-divorce)is final. It is designed to provide support during... more
Written by attorney Howard M Lewis, over 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
also known as maintenance or spousal support, refers to payments made by one
spouse to the other after a couple divorces. These payments are for living
expenses and/or child... more
Written by Avvo Staff, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Divorce is not only an emotionally painful experience, but can also be financially devastating for a dependent spouse. A spousal support (alimony) award can help ease a dependent spouses... more
Written by attorney Peter Morris, about 1 year ago.
(a) Entitlement. - In an action brought pursuant to Chapter 50 of the General Statutes, either party may move for alimony. The court shall award alimony to the dependent spouse upon a... more
Written by attorney Nilo Sanchez, over 1 year ago.
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Written by attorney Howard M Lewis, about 2 years ago.
?In the event that a prenuptial agreement was not signed, or a previously-arranged monetary agreement was established, the wealthier individual in a divorced couple may be required to... more
Written by attorney Juna Pulayya, almost 3 years ago.
What is Alimony?
Alimony/Spousal Support is where one spouse (husband or wife) financially helps the other spouse during or after a final order for a dissolution of marriage. Sometimes... more
Written by attorney Mark Cord, over 3 years ago.
term alimony has trickled into the English language from a Latin word meaning
to nourish. It is also known in
today's legal jargon as support, payment, recovery, allowance or lump-... more
Written by attorney Evan Koslow, about 2 months ago.
Alimony is a periodic payment for support & maintenance of a spouse and may be awarded upon a limited or absolute divorce. Alimony may be awarded to either party and can be awarded for a... more