What is MOU aka Memorandum of Understanding in Divorce Settlement

What is MOU aka Memorandum of Understanding in Divorce Settlement

CompareSeparation AgreementNon-binding MoU
DefinitionAn agreement is a document by which parties commit to working together to reach a common goal.An MOU describes the terms of an agreement without being legally binding or involving the transfer of finances.
TraitsIt grants substantial rights to the parties.There should be a clear mention of another agreement that will be drawn, up at a later stage
Enforceable in a court of law?You can legally enforce this document in a court of law.This document cannot be legally enforced in a court of law.
Binding?Yes, always.Only if the MOU is signed with the intention of exchanging monies.
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2020-06-27T14:03:19-04:00By |Divorce in Ontario|

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