property settlement

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: settlement - (matrimonial law) the division of property owned or acquired by marriage partners during their marriage
matrimonial law - that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing matrimony
settlement - a conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it
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According to ( Entertainment Tonight , Pitt and Jolie requested an extension for their appointment with a private temporary judge, who is assigned to oversee their custody proceedings and determine a property settlement in their divorce.
Aside from their custody battle, the private judge will have to sort out their property settlement. The arrangement over their assets, liabilities and financial resources will be of importance as the two do not have a prenup, as stated in the report.
But the Oscar-winning writer-producer and the Golden Globe-winning actress, who have three school-aged children, have reportedly reached a property settlement and will continue co-parenting through a joint custody agreement, the site said.
People close to Ben and Jennifer said that the former couple has also reached a property settlement.
It's not the first time the judge has found Lewis in willful contempt during the disputed payout in the property settlement from his November 2012 divorce.
In terms of a property settlement, it was reported at the time there was a pot of about $400million to split.
In the short petition, George says: "Custody battles are rife and allegations of domestic violence have been misused (by a few women) to gain an upper hand in custody and property settlement battles." George also complained about losing his home, which cost AUD0.6 million (S7.7 million).
After a four-year marriage, decedent Declan Irving obtained a divorce that included a property settlement agreement.
Instead, the payments will treated as a non-taxable "property settlement" with no tax consequences to either spouse.
TMZ also reported that the pair had a prenup and have already worked out a property settlement.
"And on top of that of course they are looking into issues of property settlement and so on, which will all know that it is a broader issue than just that.

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