Monthly Archives: February 2012

Is your spouse entitled to your military retirement benefits?

In Ball v. Ball, 314 S.C. 445, 445 S.E.2d 449 (1994), the South Carolina Supreme Court ruled that a spouse’s nonvested military pension (nonvested retirement benefits are those that are earned, but subject to forfeiture under certain conditions” was marital … Continue reading

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Should reaching retirement age terminate the obligation to pay alimony?

According to the recent South Carolina Court of Appeals case, June T. Fuller v. James T. Fuller, filed January 25, 2012, the court overruled a Greenville County Family Judge’s decision to terminate the alimony payments of a 67 year old … Continue reading

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