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Supreme Court of the United States Issues Opinion on Beneficiary Designations of Divorce Spouse's Life Insurance Policies

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued an opinion regarding a Minnesota state statute that retroactively revokes designations of spouses of beneficiaries of life insurance policies upon divorce.  You can read the full opinion:  Sveen et al v. … Continue reading

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Am I Frozen Out of My Spouse's Frozen Pension Plan?

Many traditional defined benefit pension plans that provide a monthly annuity payment to the employee at retirement have been frozen over the past decade. There are a number of reasons why corporations are freezing their pension plans, mostly economic. What … Continue reading

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Do I Still Receive Part of My Spouse's Retirement Benefits?

Many San Diego clients come from marriages where one spouse was the primary wage earner, while the other stayed home to raise the children. The stay-at-home spouse now worries that the divorce will leave him or her without long-term security. … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Spouse's: How to Reduce the Cost of Your Divorce

Every divorce involves unique situations and complexities. We have found one commonality among our clients, however, and that is the desire to keep attorney fees and expenses from spiraling out of control. With that goal in mind, we have a … Continue reading

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Planning and Preparing for One Spouse's Buyout of the Other Spouse's Net Equity Interest in a Marital Home

Own a marital home and going through a divorce? Then what will happen to that marital home has to be resolved in the divorce. One outcome is for the parent with whom the children reside most of the time to … Continue reading

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