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An old-fashioned approach to saving a marriage

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Thursday, September 5, 2013. As even a divorce attorney might agree, there can be arrangements short of divorce that will help a marriage. In fact, at least one commentator suggests that the old fashioned Hollywood depictions of married couples sleeping … Continue reading An old-fashioned approach to saving a marriage

Supreme Court decision resolves divorce property division issue

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Friday, August 23, 2013. Although laws recognizing the benefits of same-sex couples are changing, even a former lawyer’s carefully drafted directives were not honored until her surviving spouse sought court assistance. The same-sex couple had been married in Canada but … Continue reading Supreme Court decision resolves divorce property division issue

Cherished personal property might lead to divorce deadlock

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Friday, June 28, 2013. When it comes to defining the marital estate, some couples are quarreling even over freebies like frequent flyer miles. However, considering the emotional strain that a contention divorce proceeding can impose, a free round trip ticket … Continue reading Cherished personal property might lead to divorce deadlock

Divorce can teach asset protection lessons — the hard way

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Money may not be the most romantic subject to bring up while dating. Yet a recent story reminders Pennsylvania readers that a premarital discussion about finances, combining assets and the possible benefits of a prenuptial agreement … Continue reading Divorce can teach asset protection lessons — the hard way