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304, 2015

Top Question – Minnesota Divorce and Property Division

April 3, 2015|

During a Minnesota Divorce case, parties frequently have issues regarding the division (and proper valuation) of assets.  Minnesota law requires an "equitable division" of assets (and the same applies to debts).  The division is quite often something other than 50:50; there is no requirement that the division be precisely equal. [...]

1601, 2015

Top Questions In Minnesota Divorce – Property Division

January 16, 2015|

Minnesota Divorce and Property DivisionIn Minnesota Divorce cases, the division of assets and debts is a process that requires financial expertise and attention to detail; the division of assets does not need to be mathematically equal, and you are not necessarily entitled, under Minnesota law, to one-half of the marital assets.  [...]

703, 2014

Minnesota Divorce and Spousal Maintenance

March 7, 2014|

In Minnesota Divorce cases, Spousal Maintenance (also referred to as "Alimony") is a topic that is often misunderstood, frequently litigated at the District Court level, and is often appealed to the Minnesota Court Of Appeals.  Spousal Maintenance, unlike Child Support, does not provide the parties with a basic formula to [...]

1109, 2013

Top Reasons To Use An Actuary in a Minnesota Divorce

September 11, 2013|

In a Minnesota Divorce case, the most frequent reasons to use an Actuary are 1) to determine the present value calculation of an asset, such as a pension; 2) to perform calculations related to non-marital claims, and 3) to run financial projections and scenarios based on risk and other assumptions.  [...]

1907, 2013

Minnesota Divorce – Top 5 FENE Issues – Financial

July 19, 2013|

A Financial Early Neutral Evaluation, or FENE, is quite common during a Minnesota Divorce Case.  Top issues during a FENE include 1) whether non-marital assets exist and need to be traced  2) the valuation of assets 3) property and asset division  4) spousal maintenance issues  5) debt division.  An Actuary, [...]

906, 2013

Top 3 Financial Issues in Minnesota Divorce

June 9, 2013|

In Minnesota, the 3 most challenging Financial Issues during Divorce are 1) the present value calculation of assets; 2) non-marital claims, and 3) spousal maintenance (alimony).  Present value calculations can be difficult, and may require the assistance of a CPA, Actuary or CFP.  Pensions, annuities and business valuations are three [...]

2603, 2013

Minnesota Divorce – Property Division

March 26, 2013|

In a Divorce case, a just and equitable division of assets does not need to be precisely equal, and you are not entitled, as a matter of law, to "half of your half".  In many divorce cases, the parties simply agree to divide the assets equally (although there are many [...]

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