Yearly Archives: 2010

Best Lawyers in America 2011

August 10, 2010 | Press Releases

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Pollock Begg LLC is proud to announce that five of our partners (David Pollock, Todd Begg, Candice Komar, Daniel Glasser and Brian Vertz) have been named to the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 39,000 leading […]

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Brian Vertz Named To “Best Lawyers 2011”

August 10, 2010 | Blog, Family Law News

Icon for author Brian Vertz Brian Vertz

My firm PBKG LLC is proud to announce that five of our partners (David Pollock, Todd Begg, Candice Komar, Dan Glasser and Brian Vertz) have been named to the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 39,000 […]

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Alimony Tax Gross-Up Approved

August 09, 2010 | Alimony, Blog, Court Decisions, Divorce, Tax Issues

Icon for author Brian Vertz Brian Vertz

In Balicki v. Balicki, 2010 PA Super. 134 (July 30, 2010), the Superior Court considered the husband’s argument that the alimony order provided more income to his ex-wife than she could spend (as shown by her budgetary expenses). The trial court in its opinion justified the alimony award by noting that the wife would pay income tax on her alimony award, thereby reducing the after-tax dollars available to her. The […]

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Top Five Things to Do if You Are Separating

August 06, 2010 | Blog, Child Support, Divorce, Marital Property

Icon for author Brian Vertz Brian Vertz

[This is a re-post of a popular article that I wrote and published a year ago on this site.  ~BCV] It’s never easy to take the first step on any journey. When you are facing a marital separation, there are five things that you can do to protect yourself, financially and emotionally. 1.         Secure your property. Review your joint bank and credit card statements regularly to ensure that no unexpected […]

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