The appeals court over Broward County family court cases reversed a judgment that voided a post-nuptial agreement between the former spouses.  After nearly two decades of marriage, the couple in 1996 entered in a post-nuptial agreement.  Seven years later, they separated and filed for divorce, but ended up reconciling.  When a couple has a marital settlement.. read more →

The appeals court for north Florida reversed an order finding an ex-husband in contempt of court for failing to comply with the terms of his property settlement agreement.  While a family court judge generally has the authority to use its contempt power to enforce orders, that power does not extend to property settlements that equitably.. read more →