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Volume20
Year2012
TitleModification or Termination of Spousal Support Agreements
Author(s)Kristin Wirgler
First Page277
AbstractFrequently spouses contemplating divorce or separation will enter agreements providing for the support of one of them by the other. Family Code § 3951 provides a California family court with broad but certainly not unlimited discretion to modify or terminate these agreements.2 In this article I analyze each of the three subdivisions of section 3591.