Thinking of Entering into an Alimony Agreement: Don’t Get ‘Stuck’ If Your Circumstances Change

A recent decision by the Superior Court of Pennsylvania illustrates what can go wrong when you enter into an alimony agreement, then experience a change in circumstances. Alimony Agreement In Rosiecki v. Rosiecki, a divorcing couple entered into a marital settlement agreement before a divorce master. In their agreement, the couple converted a spousal support…


When the Wedding Is Off: Who Gets to Keep the Engagement Ring?

Reality TV show star and hotel heiress Paris Hilton announced last week that she plans to keep her $2 million, 20-carat pear-shaped diamond engagement ring even though she called off her engagement with actor Chris Zylka in October. The breakup happened 10 months after Zylka dropped to one knee on the ski slopes of Aspen,…