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What to Know about Lump Sum Alimony in a Florida Divorce

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Florida is an equitable distribution state, which means the court has discretion to divide marital assets and liabilities in a manner they deem fair and justified whereas a community property state divides them 50/50. The courts also have the option of choosing whether to award alimony or not, which can take several forms, including… Read More »

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Possible Reasons Why Florida Divorce Rates are High

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It may come as a surprise to know that Florida often ranks as one of the states with the highest divorce rates. Given that the state also ranks high when it comes to stress, that can certainly be one explanation as to why the Sunshine State is not so sunny when it comes to… Read More »

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The Use of Arbitration and Mediation in Florida Divorces

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Arbitration and mediation are alternative dispute resolution (ADR) techniques available for many types of litigated matters, including divorce. Couples who are filing for divorce can opt for mediation or arbitration to resolve their issues as opposed to the courtroom. Before you agree to any type of ADR, it’s important to understand the difference between… Read More »

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Mental Illness and Divorce in Florida

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Florida is a no-fault divorce state, which means that allegations of wrongdoing are not utilized as legal grounds for a divorce. In a state that recognizes “at fault” divorce, you will see abandonment, adultery, and cruelty as typical grounds that will give rise to a divorce filing. There is a unique element to Florida’s… Read More »

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Is Palimony Allowed in Florida?

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Palimony is not recognized in the state of Florida. Some people confuse palimony with alimony, which is allowed. Palimony is essentially the support payments made to unmarried couples who were cohabitating. This means you do not have legal grounds to sue your ex-partner in Family Court for financial support if you were not legally… Read More »

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Changing Your Name after a Divorce in Florida

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If you are preparing to file for divorce or are currently in a pending one, you might be wondering about the process for changing your name back after it is finalized. Here’s a look at the process in Florida for changing your name after a divorce. Documents Needed You’ll want to start by collecting… Read More »

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What is a Financial Affidavit, and do I need one for my Florida Divorce?

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Prior to proceeding with a settlement agreement in a divorce, the state of Florida requires a full financial disclosure. The majority of divorce cases in Florida need a family law Financial Affidavit. This financial document is key to ensuring an equitable distribution of assets under Florida law. No matter whether you’re filing a contested… Read More »

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Six Factors to Consider in a High-Net-Worth Divorce

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At the Law Offices of Schwartz | White, our team of Boca Raton divorce attorneys specializes in couples who are facing high-income and high-net-worth divorces. It’s important to have a firm who specializes in these types of divorces because you need someone with the resources and capability to evaluate the complex and valuable property… Read More »

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What is a Divorce Coach?

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A divorce coach may be a professional you are not altogether familiar with, but it could be someone you encounter if you are embarking on a complex divorce a with high-net worth. A divorce coach is not a therapist, but he or she can assist you through your divorce. While there are select instances… Read More »

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Can you File for Separation in Florida?

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Is there such a thing as a legal separation in Florida? There is nothing in the Florida statutes that provides for a legal separation such as what you find in some other states. However, couples can separate, and the courts can formalize it in some ways. Some couples find themselves in a marriage that… Read More »

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