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Order to name wife as policy beneficiary was error (access required)

The trial court lacked authority to order husband to name wife as the beneficiary of a life insurance policy because she was not a named beneficiary during the parties’ marriage. The court’s valuation and distribution of assets is affirmed. Background PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC) employed husband as a CPA. His earnings were deposited in a “partner deposit program account” (PDP). ...