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Q: In Virginia what happens when a person waives his rights to equitable distribution on a marital separation agreement?
Shalonda Michelle Tillman
Shalonda Michelle Tillman
answered on May 24, 2023

you essentially are signing and waiving your right for the court to determine the equitable distribution of the marriage. The legal separation is considered a enforceable contract and general contract principles apply. You should speak to a experienced divorce lawyer.

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