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  American Journal of Family Law
  Volume 22, Number 4, Winter 2009
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  • Articles
  • The Treatment of Trusts in Divorce
        Jonathan W. Wolfe
        p.172                                                                                      +cite        
        The complex legal and factual issues when a client or spouse is the beneficiary of a trust are outlined, and case citations given for different approaches.
  • How to Handle the "Substantial Asset" Divorce Case
        Frederic J. Siegel
        p.180                                                                                      +cite        
        The author offers practical advice on client meetings, discovery, confidentiality, preparing for trial, and more.
  • Assessing Sexual Abuse Protocols for Family Litigation
        Kathie S. Nichols
        p.184                                                                                      +cite        
        This article reviews protocols for dealing with children, including interviews relating to sexual abuse allegations in custody and other litigation.
  • Legal and Financial Issues in a Divorce When There is a "Special Needs" Child
        Judith L. Poller and Alicia Fabé
        p.192                                                                                      +cite        
        Two attorneys discuss what is a "special needs" child and the financial implications when representing their parents in a divorce.
  • A Simple and Understandable Method for Dividing the Marital Estate and Calculating Alimony (Part I of II)
        Robert Vance
        p.202                                                                                      +cite        
        How to make a logical business-like presentation with documentation and analysis.
  • Address Confidentiality Programs: Helping Victims of Abuse Feel Safe at Home
        Wendy Shoemyer
        p.214                                                                                      +cite        
        A description of a program of potential usefulness to Family Law practitioners.

  • Departments
  • Ordering a Spouse Out of the House on an Ex Parte Basis
        Gregory S. Forman
        p.169                                                                                      +cite        

  • Features
  • Fairshare Cases: Psychological Parent; Appreciation of Nonmarital Property; COLA Waiver; Goodwill; Trusts; Dissipation; Overseas Realty; Bipolar Disorder; Passport Restrictions; No-Appeal Clause; Recusal...
        Ron Brown
        p.217                                                                                      +cite        
  • Family Law Review Articles
        p.226                                                                                      +cite    
        Insight and Solutions
  • Index
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