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2017 Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines: A Closed Process that Lacks Transparency

Boston Globe Urges End to Lifetime Alimony in Massachusetts

By | 2017-07-12T16:56:50+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Divorce, Family Law, Modification, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Boston Globe Urges End to Lifetime Alimony in Massachusetts

When a Court Reduces Child Support While Alimony Continues

By | 2017-07-11T17:26:39+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Child Support, Divorce, Family Law, Modification, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on When a Court Reduces Child Support While Alimony Continues

When Can a Judge Extend Alimony Beyond Federal Retirement Age Under the Alimony Reform Act?

By | 2017-06-30T17:35:55+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Divorce, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on When Can a Judge Extend Alimony Beyond Federal Retirement Age Under the Alimony Reform Act?

For Wealthy Parents, an Increase in Income May Not Trigger Increased Child Support

By | 2017-07-06T08:15:26+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Child Support, Family Law, Modification, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on For Wealthy Parents, an Increase in Income May Not Trigger Increased Child Support

SJC Rules on the “Retroactivity” of the Alimony Reform Act, Again

By | 2017-06-21T10:41:34+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Divorce, Family Law, Modification, News, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on SJC Rules on the “Retroactivity” of the Alimony Reform Act, Again

Do Wives Ever Pay Alimony to Husbands in Massachusetts?

By | 2017-06-21T10:52:43+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Divorce, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Do Wives Ever Pay Alimony to Husbands in Massachusetts?

Lynch & Owens Launches: South Shore Divorce Mediation

By | 2017-06-22T12:24:17+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Divorce Mediation, Family Law, L&O News, Updates|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Lynch & Owens Launches: South Shore Divorce Mediation

Can a Party Fired for Employee Misconduct Seek a Reduction in Child Support or Alimony?

By | 2017-07-06T08:07:13+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Child Support, Divorce, Family Law, Modification, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Can a Party Fired for Employee Misconduct Seek a Reduction in Child Support or Alimony?

Common Law Marriage is Not Legal in Massachusetts – Except When It Is

By | 2017-06-14T18:10:21+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Common Law Marriage is Not Legal in Massachusetts – Except When It Is