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Never before has a percentage of the husband's income been fixed as maintenance or alimony.
The High Court overturned a family court order that had granted the woman alimony.
'There is this bias that a woman should be happy with whatever she gets, rather than what is her right.'
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An interesting case has been referred to me, where both the husband and wife have corporate jobs and are drawing a salary of around ₹10 lakh per month. Nitesh* is a chartered accountant and Renuka is...
Interim maintenance is usually considered to be the right of a woman going through a divorce and rightly so because of the tough financial conditions she may face as the marriage is dismantled. But what happens if the woman is working and capable of providing for herself financially? Let me illustrate with an interesting case that I am handling.