What is a QDRO? QDRO stands for Qualified Domestic Relations Order. A QDRO is a court order that allows a tax free transfer of assets incident to a divorce. Part of the divorce process is reaching an equitable agreement between spouses. Once the agreement is…

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Putting together a Massachusetts parenting plan, formally called a child custody / visitation schedule, can be a very difficult process. There are only so many hours in the day and both parents generally want to spend as much of their free time with their child(ren)…

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A Massachusetts protective order, often referred to as a restraining order is a court order that may state that one party cannot communicate and/or go near the other party. The court has the authority to make the order as narrow or inclusive as the court…

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You are probably thinking what do divorce and Passover have to do with each other. The answer is that I was introduced to the following divorce joke at a Sedar recently and think it is funny enough to share. Divorce is an extremely emotionally difficult…

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It is important for divorced parents to be aware of the specific challenges and benefits that children of divorced parents experience when applying for financial aid. Families are required to complete a Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) when applying for federal subsidized loans and…

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