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Property Division Archives

Property division at issue in Michael Moore divorce

If you're preparing for divorce, have you considered the full scope of marital assets to be divided between you and your spouse? For those with significant assets, property division may involve stock options, retirement accounts, mortgages, collectible items, investment accounts, business assets -- the list goes on. In Pennsylvania, marital assets and debts are divided according to what is fair or equitable, though "equitable" may not be "equal."

Using prenuptial agreements to protect stay-at-home parents

Though many people in Philadelphia recognize that creating a custody arrangement between divorcing parents may be an extremely difficult part of separating, so is property division. It is how a marital estate is divided that could have a strong impact on either spouse's financial future.

Entering a marriage with property? Get a prenup

Though many people in Chalfont may think that dividing marital property between spouses is far less emotional and stressful than figuring out child custody and support, they may be surprised to learn how far couples will go to protect their property rights. It makes sense that each individual wants to make sure that he or she is being dealt a fair hand when the shared property is divided; no one wants to be given far less than he or she deserves. After all, Pennsylvania calls for an equitable distribution of property.

Wife uses postnuptial agreement to protect her share of assets

Very few people in Philadelphia get married knowing that they will divorce. Unfortunately, all the best intentions and love at the beginning of a marriage won't save some relationships. And that's fine, not all marriages are meant to work out, but it is important that when they don't, both spouses are protected. Especially with those couples who have a substantial marital estate, protecting assets and ensuring that both spouses get a fair divorce settlement is important.