Readers of our Arkansas family law blog might reasonably anticipate this go-to and default answer to the above-posed question in today’s post headline: maybe.

We note on our site that it grows less likely that a family business can survive divorce if impending ex-partners are getting progressively heated about the material details. Contested divorces that don’t permit much in the way of civility and give-and-take won’t typically resolve thorny business-linked issues like valuation and partners’ respective contributions.