Dividing a Personal Injury Award in a Utah Divorce

Dividing a Personal Injury Award Comes Before Determining Alimony In a divorce action the court is required to determine how to divide the spouses’ property and whether alimony should be awarded. Property division comes first.  See Batty v. Batty, 153 P.3d 827, 829 (Utah Ct. App. 2006) (citing Burt v. Burt, 799 P.2d 1166, 1170 n.3[…]