Division of artists’ creative works as a joint marital asset

Artists in Missouri who are divorcing may think about how to divide the house and the bank accounts without realizing that their art may be considered a marital asset as well. Any artwork that is created after a couple is married and prior to separation or filing for divorce is jointly owned. However, there may...

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How forensic accountants can help with a Missouri divorce

Divorce proceedings can be very complicated, and that can be especially true if the parties own businesses, artwork, or multiple properties. Many times it can be difficult to determine whether it is a marital asset, separate property, or some combination of both. This requires expertise in order to get a proper determination, and in most...

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The high cost of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s divorce

Former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is suffering steep repercussions for his previous, and highly publicized act of infidelity. Since he did not sign a prenuptial agreement prior to his marriage to Maria Shriver, he is at risk of dividing his assets in half as a result of his divorce. In 2011, after 25 years of marriage,...

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