The Supreme Court has issued 2 new opinions. The summaries are below.
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Kaspari v. Kaspari 2021 ND 63
Highlight: Under N.D.C.C. § 14-05-24.1(1), an award of spousal support must be for “a limited period of time.” An award of spousal support “until death or remarriage” does not comply with N.D.C.C. § 14-05-24.1(1) because it is indefinite and lacks a fixed duration.
Great Plains Royalty Corp. v. Earl Schwartz Co., et al. 2021 ND 62
Highlight: Standing is the concept used to determine whether a party is sufficiently affected to ensure a justiciable controversy exists.