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  • SJC Decision Deals Blow to Domestic Violence Victims in Child Custody Cases
    SJC Decision Deals Blow to Domestic Violence Victims in Child Custody Cases

    Attorney Jason V. Owens reviews an important decision that limits the impact of past domestic abuse in child custody cases by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Click here f or print friendly ...

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  • Modifying Child Support Orders in Massachusetts
    Modifying Child Support Orders in Massachusetts

    Massachusetts Attorney Kimberley Keyes examines modifying child support orders and judgments in Massachusetts. Click here f or print friendly PDF format In general, Massachusetts child support orders ...

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  • SJC Decision Could Have Major Impact on Child Custody Cases Involving Domestic Violence
    SJC Decision Could Have Major Impact on Child Custody Cases Involving Domestic Violence

    Jason V. Owens reviews a major upcoming decision affecting domestic violence in child custody cases in Massachusetts. Click here for print friendly PDF format UPDATE (12/30/19): The SJC has ruled in ...

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  • When Can You Modify a Surviving Alimony Agreement?
    When Can You Modify a Surviving Alimony Agreement?

    Attorney Carmela M. Miraglia uses a recent case to examine the rare situations in which a surviving alimony agreement can be modified in Massachusetts. The devil is in the details, and divorce is no ...

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  • Calls for Changes to Massachusetts Alimony Law to Address Federal Tax Change and Close “Lifetime Alimony” Loophole
    Calls for Changes to Massachusetts Alimony Law to Address Federal Tax Change and Close “Lifetime Alimony” Loophole

    Divorce attorney Jason V. Owens reviews proposals that would reduce alimony payments and eliminate “lifetime alimony” in Massachusetts. Many alimony attorneys view the Massachusetts Alimony Reform Act ...

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  • Deviating from the MA Alimony Reform Act: Alimony Duration
    Deviating from the MA Alimony Reform Act: Alimony Duration

    Carmela M. Miraglia explores cases where judges extend alimony beyond the ordinary rule in Massachusetts. Click here for print friendly PDF format. While Massachusetts law provides a formula for ...

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