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Future Contractual Proceeds of Intellectual Property Deemed Marital Asset Posted on Sep 4

The Massachusetts Appeals Court recently issued a ruling in a case (Canisius v. Morgenstern, 87 Mass. App. Ct. 759) stating that rights to future payments for a novel written during a marriage and movie contract established at the time of divorce could be included in the divisible marital estate. In this   …Continue Reading Future Contractual Proceeds of Intellectual Property Deemed Marital Asset