Monthly Archives: March 2012

Court Of Appeals Denies Jury Trial On Motion To Void Collaborative Law Agreement

In the case of Kiell v. Kiell (September 5, 2006), the North Carolina Court of Appeals held that a party claiming fraud in the inducement of a collaborative law agreement was not entitled to a jury trial.  Rather, the Court … Continue reading

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A Person Signing A Separation Agreement Is Responsible For Reading And Understanding The Terms

In the case of Nix v. Nix (January 17, 2012), the North Carolina Court of Appeals held that an unrepresented individual who signed a separation agreement should be held to the terms of the agreement even though he may not … Continue reading

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