Massachusetts has been a trendsetter in alimony reform across the country. It seems like alimony reform will sweep the country and our laws are seen as a model. It must have been so shocking that change could come to Massachusetts after so many years of being the poster child for generous alimony. Not sure if this is really a good thing. Only time will tell.
Here are some links to alimony reform websites in other states. From what I can tell Florida and New Jersey are pretty far along in their efforts. Other states will follow: