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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Alimony Reform Law signed Posted on Sep 27

New Mass. Alimony Reform Law (H3617) signed by Governor Patrick yesterday sets limits on alimony and eliminates lifetime alimony. Limits include: (1) If the duration of marriage is 5 years or less, general term alimony shall be no greater than one-half the number of months of the   …Continue Reading Alimony Reform Law signed