Judicial Application of Statutory Factors for an Equitable Distribution of Marital Property upon Dissolution of the Marriage on Divorce in New York: An Illustration

Zeitschrift für Rechtsvergleichung, pp. 170-214, 1989

24 Pages Posted: 22 Nov 2012  

Alain Laurent P. G. Verbeke

University of Leuven, Director Rector Roger Dillemans Family Property Law Institute, Codirector Institute for Contract Law, Codirector Leuven Center for Notary Law; Harvard Law School; University of Leuven, Faculty of Psychology; Tilburg Law School Department of Private Law and TISCO; Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Católica Global School of Law; Greenille by Laga

Date Written: November 20, 1989

Abstract

Case law analysis of how the equitable distribution works in New York, in the period 1981-1987. How do judges apply the different statutory factors and criteria. How do they balance them in order to achieve a fair and equitable result of property division upon divorce.

Notes: Downloadable document is in German.

Keywords: matrimonial property law, equitable distribution

JEL Classification: K11

Suggested Citation

Verbeke, Alain Laurent P. G., Judicial Application of Statutory Factors for an Equitable Distribution of Marital Property upon Dissolution of the Marriage on Divorce in New York: An Illustration (November 20, 1989). Zeitschrift für Rechtsvergleichung, pp. 170-214, 1989. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2178522

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