Bibliographic Details

Qualified domestic relations orders : strategy and liability for the family law attorney / Raymond S. Dietrich.

Author / Creator Dietrich, Raymond S.
Imprint Newark, NJ : LexisNexis, 2008.
Description 1 v. (various pagings) ; 25 cm.
Language English
Subject Equitable distribution of marital property -- United States.
Qualified domestic relations orders -- United States.
Pension trusts -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Equitable distribution of marital property.
Pension trusts -- Law and legislation.
Qualified domestic relations orders.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
ISBN 9781422423851 (softbound)
1422423859 (softbound)
Notes Includes index.
Table of Contents:
  • Operation of law
  • Trend in QDRO case law
  • Avoiding malpractice strategy
  • Governance of QDROS
  • Impact of the 2006 Pension Protection Act ("PPA") on the assignment of benefits in divorce
  • Plan administrator strategy
  • Plan-based strategy
  • Benefit-based strategy
  • State plan strategy
  • Duration of benefit strategy : separate or shared interest
  • Time rule/coverture strategy : amount of the award
  • Social security offset strategy
  • Nunc pro tunc strategy
  • Present value strategy : the QDRO alternative
  • Community property strategy
  • Stock option strategy
  • QDRO taxation strategy
  • Military retired pay strategy
  • Federal retirement plan strategy.