If You Leave the Home Before Any Divorce Paperwork is Filed, Are You Forfeiting Your Rights of the Assets of the Home?

Divorce can be an unsettling time. One of the most prominent concerns among individuals experiencing divorce is whether they are giving up the rights to their home by moving out. That’s because, in the overwhelming majority of divorce cases, one of the parties will want to leave the house. But simply moving out of the […]

Can the Court Force a Spouse Who Won Exclusive Possession of the Home to Pay the Mortgage After a Divorce is Finalized?

Regardless of the circumstances surrounding your divorce, if you were awarded exclusive possession of your marital home as part of the divorce agreement, you’re likely stuck with the mortgage payments. When couples are in the thick of divorce proceedings one party typically moves out and the other files for exclusive possession. During this time, the […]