Archive for November, 2016

What are the Basics of Alimony?

by: Geoff Owen | Website What are the Basics of Alimony? Alimony is effectively a distribution of income from one spouse to another in a divorce. It tries to alleviate any inequity in income earned by each spouse. There are “rule of thumb” equations to estimate alimony. However it is difficult to assess a global [...]   Continue Reading

How are Negotiation and Mediation Different from a Collaborative Divorce?

by: Eric Trosch | Website How are Negotiation and Mediation Different from a Collaborative Divorce? While negotiation and mediation are tools to settle disputes, collaborative law proceedings involve an entirely different alternative to litigating in court. In collaborative law proceedings, you and your spouse each hire an attorney trained in the collaborative law process. Both [...]   Continue Reading