Monthly Archives: June 2016

Expertise Presents the 20 Best Divorce Lawyers in Saint Paul, MN

June 13, 2016

ARK was recently recognized as one of the 20 best divorce firms in the Saint Paul, MN area by! Best DivorceLawyers inSaint Paul2016

Minnesota’s Newest Spousal Maintenance Law: The End of the Seven-Year Engagement?

June 13, 2016

Most people know that spousal maintenance starts following a divorce, but when does it end? In Minnesota, most spousal maintenance awards are established for a term of years, and a spouse’s obligation to pay spousal maintenance ends when that term of years expires. (For a brief explanation regarding the basics of spousal maintenance laws in

Cohabitation and Spousal Maintenance

June 10, 2016

If you receive spousal maintenance and are considering moving in with a new love interest, there is a new law on the books to consider first. This new law, signed by Governor Mark Dayton on May 19, 2016 and effective August 1, 2016, amends Minn. Stat. 518.552 to provide that spousal maintenance may be modified

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