You are only entitled to child maintenance in respect of children under 18 and therefore if you have non-, there is none. The courts will not get involved in spousal maintenance already other argument over the division of the financial proceeds of the marriage until you have either started divorce or legal separation proceedings. If you have no assets the only potential issue is a possibility of a liability for spousal maintenance, maintenance paid to keep a spouse , as opposed to children. Although most commonly paid from husband to wife, that is not necessarily the case. Spousal maintenance is based on both incomes, ability to earn money, previous lifestyles and most importantly, need. It is not about equalising incomes. There is no exact formula, but these links will give some reading..
And here is an interesting and informative article with regard to the division of finances in general
And finally, here is an article what happens to inheritance in the event of a
However if he is in the United States, you are going to have to enforce the order (if you got one) in the United States so whether it’s worthwhile going for not really depends on how much money income he has because you say there is no marital property. I don’t know whether there are any other assets.
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