The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act. Many people are anxious to hear what the justices will ultimately decide. The outcome could have an impact on same-sex marriage and divorce.
Most Broome County residents don't spend a lot of time thinking about child custody or alimony. That is often the case until a couple's marriage begins to break down. When couples decide to part ways, child custody, alimony, child support and property division matters become top of mind.
People who are going through a divorce in New York and beyond can be presented with a number of challenges. Parents with children must settle child custody matters and determine whether or not child support and alimony will be awarded. Couples also have the daunting task of splitting up their marital property. Settling property division matters can be difficult, especially if couples have a lot of high-value assets.
Going through a divorce can be difficult. Issues surrounding property division can be particularly challenging to deal with.