The wording in the above headline for today's blog post certainly implies that things can spin out of control in a high-asset divorce, doesn't it?
Many Massachusetts residents involved in the divorce process obviously have property-related concerns, most specifically issues surrounding an equitable division of marital assets.
If there's one oft-used idiomatic expression that really resonates with officials at the Massachusetts Worcester Polytechnic Institute these days, it is likely this: stuck between a rock and a hard place.
That above post headline for today's blog entry doesn't exactly rock your world, does it?
Although it certainly doesn't denote commonplace behavior in most divorces, the actions of a spouse marked by a clear bad-faith impulse to materially hurt a partner financially are far from being aberrational in select marital dissolutions in Massachusetts and nationally.
There is a short and succinct answer to the above-posed headline query for today's blog post.
Massachusetts courts and those in most other American states employ a so-called "equitable property division" scheme when evaluating how marital property should be distributed in a divorce.
We suspect that many of our readers across Massachusetts occasionally see divorce-linked articles in the media that centrally focus upon some opulence-related tangent.
Think back for a moment to all those western-themed movies of yore where trackers were centrally employed to locate fugitives, lost children and other individuals.
Here's an understatement: "Businesses can become a complicated part of a property dispute during a high-net-worth divorce."