Good afternoon. I'll be assisting you with your question.
Since you are still married, as his wife, you should be able to speak to his doctor about his medical condition, unless he specifically tells his doctors not to speak with you about it. Typically, HIPAA prevents a doctor from discussing a person's medical condition with someone else, but HIPAA specifically makes an exception for spouses.
Regarding his property, you will inherit just the same as any spouse would. The fact that you have not bee living together is not legally significant.
At this point, a divorce would not be in your interest. So, if he doesn't bring it up, there is no financial advantage to a divorce.
i we finally divorce lets say in four years from now, I do not loose alymoney, etc?
No, you can still make a claim for alimony.
Living apart has very little legal significance.
Does that answer your questions?
IF HE CONTINUES LIVING with this new woman but do not divorce me and therefore do not marry her, can she make any claims, with time, can she make any claims over anything from him?
No. Florida, like most states, does not recognize palimony (alimony without being married).
Thank you. Yes my questions have being answered. Thanks a lot and have a nice evening
Glad to help.
If I can't do anything else for you, please remember to "rate" my answer.
Have a great evening.
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).