Archives: Spousal Support
Published: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020
The American Bar Association Family Law Section has just published a second edition of my book, “Settlement Negotiation Techniques in Family Law”.
Published: Wednesday, November 4th, 2020
The WI Supreme Court will determine whether or not a legal separation protects a legally separated spouse from a marital purpose obligation under Chapter 766.
Published: Monday, May 4th, 2020
It’s far more common to accompany a client to a mediation session than to a contested court hearing. But that requires experience and negotiation skills.
Published: Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
When it comes to employment choices, having a support obligation means that the good ol’ USA is no longer a free country.
Published: Friday, February 23rd, 2018
On March 1, 2018, Loeb & Herman will debut Wisconsin Family Law Case Finder, a subscription based legal research service specifically designed for family law attorneys.
Published: Friday, January 19th, 2018
There are many unknowns about who will benefit from the new tax bill just passed by Congress. What it does for sure is hurt individuals getting divorced in maintenance situations.
Published: Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
Recent court and legislative actions affect the division of military retirement pay and physical placement schedules for divorcing military families.
Published: Friday, July 22nd, 2016
When a party in a divorce or paternity matter fails to exchange financial information, the court can go back in history and make retroactive adjustments to support.
Published: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
How much income from a Sub S corporation can be used for child support and maintenance? A recent court of appeals holding in Biorgo doesn’t bring clarity to this confusing family law issue.
Published: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
Maintenance guidelines are a good idea if they are advisory, because they allow for judicial discretion. However, ignoring individual circumstances creates more harm than good.