Chapter 13 Bankruptcies Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

       Economically fragile debtors that have pending Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases may be some of the hardest hit financially due to the coronavirus pandemic (“COVID-19”). The restrictions necessarily imposed to address COVID-19 has exacerbated their financial...

2019 Tax Law Changes Alimony Calculation

New Tax Law Changes Alimony Calculation. Prepare Yourself. Alimony payments are an essential part of a lesser-earning divorcee’s income. They offset expenses that paychecks can not cover, such as assets endowed to them through divorce. For pre-2019 agreements, these...

First to Breach? Not So Fast

First to Breach? Not So Fast by Stanford R. Solomon and Gabriel D. Pinilla The Florida Bar Journal – July/August 2018 Every law student learns the “first breach” or “prior breach” doctrine, which is commonly stated as follows: When a contracting party commits a...