Claiming Bankruptcy to Stop a Property Settlement – What You Need to Know

Claiming Bankruptcy to Stop a Property Settlement

If a de facto spouse tried to frustrate, or prevent, a property settlement by claiming bankruptcy, it would likely leave you feeling disappointed and annoyed. Witnessing someone deliberately using bankruptcy to undermine a fair distribution of assets can be disheartening and leave you with a sense of injustice. In this article, we’ll look at one…

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Can Family Trusts Affect Your Property Settlement Agreement?

Property settlement agreement

So, you’ve separated from your spouse, and you have a Family Trust. It’s no secret that having a Family Trust can complicate property settlement negotiations, and you might find yourself wondering how it all works. Is it part of a property settlement agreement and can you withdraw a Family Trust distribution before an agreement is…

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