Posted by attorney Henry Gornbein.
Alimony is not for everyone. I am writing from my perspective as a specialist dealing with many alimony cases in Michigan. The laws and ways that alimony is handled differ from state-to-state.... more
Posted by attorney Todd Kotler.
In Ohio, alimony is called spousal support. The court may award spousal support to either party. This support is different than the splitting of marital property (Which this author will address in a... more
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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 transition... more
Posted by attorney Thomas Mulinazzi.
Alimony, also called spousal support or maintenance, is one of the more difficult issues to tackle during the divorce process. With the exception of child custody and child support,no otherissue is... more
Posted by attorney Leslie Merkley.
Maintenance is "spousal support" paid by one spouse to another (formerly and commonly known as "alimony").
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