When QDRO’s and Decrees clash.

A federal law called ERISA governs the distribution of retirement benefits like 401(k) plans and pensions.  This means that when dividing these plans in a divorce an additional court order called a Qualified Domestic Relations Order must be signed by the Court.  These...

Doing the Default Right

When waiting my turn at the uncontested docket I am always surprised at how often defaults are done without supporting evidence.  Here is another case that shows what happens when you don’t prove up your case even when the other side doesn’t bother to show...