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No. we have no children together, although she has one minor child aged 15. We were civil unioned in june 2010. my income the whole time was my disability. can she get alimony from me when she files to dissolve the union?
we moved to California and started a franchise business together which is currently not profitable and deeply in the red. We formed a California C corporation and it has alot of debt in the form of SBA loans, lease obiligations and professional service fees. she is running the business in California and I have returned to New Jersey. she has hired lawyers for the business and civil union. i don't want to hire and pay lawyer fees if noone can tap into my income in the long run anyway.
The only debts that can be garnished from disability are domestic support obligations.
However, you were receiving your retirement money before your civil union, and since the union was so short, your partner would not be entitled to any of your disability income.