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If I am being sued by my ex wife and after she filed the law

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If I am being sued by my ex wife and after she filed the law suit I got married. Am I obligated to tell the court and her I am now married?
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: See is suing me in Arizona and the case is still in Arizona but I live in florida
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: Yep
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just do I have an obligation to disclose or is this at my discretion. I am sue everyone will find out over time but do I have an obligation to disclose up front?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 11 months ago.

That depends. What is the nature of the suit? In other words, what is she suing you for?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Dispute over a promissory note and deed of trust.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No thanks. I am the only person associated with the dispute.
Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 11 months ago.

I appreciate your patience. There's no requirement for you to disclose the fact that you have since gotten married. Your new spouse is not (presumably) a party to the suit or of any relevance to the suit at hand, so no need to tell them.

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