Divorce is difficult for all parties. But when there's a family business involved, divorce can be a nightmare. Take a look at a couple of common questions:
Should the enterprise be sold? Selling the business makes it easier to allocate the assets owned by the couple. But that solution is not common, since it generally leaves one or both spouses looking for work. Economic reality may force ex-spouses to try to continue working together, although taking that path obviously has problems of its own.