Who is a “Dependent Spouse” and “Supporting Spouse” for North Carolina Post-Separation Support or Alimony Family Law Cases?
Post-separation support has been described as temporary alimony. It is financial support paid to a person from a spouse for a specific date or until alimony is determined. Post-separation support or alimony is not awarded in every case. Prior to determining if post-separation support or alimony can be awarded to a person, it must be […]
Courts proceed cautiously in considering whether to modify an amount of alimony due to a change in financial circumstances of the parties. If the change in circumstances was expected at the time of the original award of alimony, that change would not be enough to modify the alimony. Slight fluctuations of income from year to […]