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Clare, Family Solicitor
Category: Family Law
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Experience:  I have been a solicitor in High Street Practise since 1985 and have specialised in Family Law for the last 10 years
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Are future stock options in principle excluded from the

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are future stock options in principle excluded from the calculations of net income for the purposes of determining spousal maintenance?
HiSpouse maintenance will be worked out on the basis of income actually received - not future stock options - although they might have a bearing on the capital settlement - emphasis on MIGHTClare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thx Clare - is there any reference to this principle in the statutes?
No it is case based The most entertaining case on spouse maintenance remains the McCartney/Mills one
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