Helpful Hints
  • (1) You can search the entire content of Dean’s by phrase or by individual words. Just type your keywords into the search box and then pull down the search icon on the right and choose the option you need: search by word or by phrase or reset the content.
  • (2) Double click on a word in the content of a definition, and if the word is listed as a keyword in Dean’s, it will look that word up.
  • (3) You can use the search function to help jump the scrolling function. Simply type the first 2-3 letters into the search box then hit enter on your keyboard and the scroll will go to those Keywords that begin with those letters and allow you to scroll from there.

The present law regarding liability for property owned by the obligor spouse after divorce if the court orders the other spouse to pay the debt on that property is: All property owned by the obligor spouse after division at divorce is still liable on the debt incurred, even if the court orders the other spouse to pay the debt. The community property of the nonobligor spouse awarded at divorce is not liable for the debts assigned to the obligor spouse unless there is a lien in favor of the creditor. The pre-divorce separate property of the nonobligor spouse is liable for payment of a debt if the nonobligor spouse is ordered to pay the debt.

Register or login to access full content



Professors
Professionals
Students