How is the 401K Divided?

BLOGGED: How is the 401K Divided? When dividing property in divorce, it is not unusual that one spouse has a 401K that he or she has contributed to for the duration of the marriage, while the other spouse has no retirement savings. If a prenuptial agreement was not signed and contributions were made to the […]

Iowa Divorce: Who Gets the Pet?

BLOGGED: Iowa Divorce: Who Gets the Pet? A frequent question that arises during divorce proceedings is “Who gets to keep the pet?” Pets have a special subjective value and many owners treat their pets like children. However, under Iowa law, pets are considered to be property. The Court addresses the distribution of pets just as […]