Plachta v. Plachta


118 Wis. 2d 329, 348 N.W.2d 193 (WI Ct. App., 1984)


Appreciated value of gift or inherited property not subject to division unless hardship is shown. Burden of proof to show hardship is on nonowning spouse. Failure to divide separate property could cause a hardship when the nonowning spouse contributes to the property’s increased value.

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