The Tennessee Court of Appeals at Jackson, in Holdsworth v. Holdsworth, 2015 Tenn. App. LEXIS 424 recently considered whether the trial court’s award of alimony in futuro of $4000 a month until her death or remarriage was appropriate. The parties were married about 17 years before the Husband filed for divorce. They had one child.
With all of the court drama on TV, including Judge Judy and our own Judge Joe Brown, you might be wondering what to expect if you are not able to work out a settlement in your divorce case. To begin with, the trial will be before the Judge, not a jury. The general practice is.