Legal Papers

FLA Spousal Elections & the Impact of Iasenza v. Iasenza Estate

by: , April 8, 2008

As is widely known, the Family Law Act[1] (“FLA”) allows a surviving spouse to elect to either receive benefit under the deceased’s will (or on an intestacy if there is no will), or receive an equalization of net family property under the FLA.  Normally, the surviving spouse seeks information regarding each of the options and…read more