Q: can a court approved separation agreement signed by my spouse be modified by her
I agreed to pay her for our house using a QDRO, now she want cash instead of having the money go to her retirement account and wants me to pay all the penalties and taxes. She agreed to the QDRO transfer in our agreement. Can she file to change the terms?
A: Property settlements are generally final. If the Court issued the agreement as an order, then she can request to change it in only limited circumstances such as fraud on material nondisclosure.
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