Modification of Maintenance Rejected - Hidden Income in Louisville

Modification of Maintenance Rejected Due to Spouse’s Effort to Hide Income

A Kentucky Family Court recently rejected a former husband’s modification of maintenance request due to bad faith and an attempt to manipulate business ownership to hide “income.” The former husband owned a business which provided a $50,000 per year salary and an additional $200,000+ in business income annually. He had been originally ordered to pay over $9,000 per month in …

How Long Can You Expect Maintenance to Last in a Louisville Divorce

How Long Can You Expect Maintenance to Last?

How long can you expect maintenance to last in a Louisville divorce? Generally speaking, a lot will depend upon the length of the underlying marriage. However, there is no specific formula for calculating maintenance under Kentucky Family Law. The law provides the Judge in your case with a long list of factors which must be weighed to determine if support …

Child Support and Maintenance Orders if the Parties Reconcile Louisville

What Happens to Child Support and Maintenance Orders if the Parties Reconcile?

What happens to child support and maintenance orders if the parties reconcile after a divorce in Louisville? What happens to support orders when unmarried couples move in together? The divorce and family law attorneys are pleased to report that a number of our clients have reconciled during the process of a divorce case. We work to support our client’s goals, …

Does Bankruptcy Discharge Child Support or Maintenance?

Does bankruptcy discharge child support or maintenance? If one of the co-parents after a divorce falls into a serious financial challenge will a bankruptcy affect existing child support or maintenance orders? Orders issued by the Family Court in a divorce case relating to child and maintenance are known collectively as a domestic support obligation. Child support and maintenance are generally …