How Does Remarriage Affect Alimony in Massachusetts?

How Does Remarriage Affect Alimony in Massachusetts?

The goal of spousal support or alimony is to provide financial security to the lower-earning spouse, to make sure their quality of life doesn't suffer drastically at the end of a marriage. The court can order one spouse to pay alimony to the other or the couple can...

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How Do Protective Orders Work in Massachusetts?

How Do Protective Orders Work in Massachusetts?

Protective orders — also referred to as restraining orders — are meant to protect you against threats of harassment, physical harm, and sexual assault or abuse. Once a protective order is issued by the court, the defendant (the person against whom the order was...

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