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Best Interests Of The Child Standard Explained – A New York Child Custody Blog

What is the “Best Interests of the Child” Standard?Put bluntly, divorcing your spouse or leaving your significant other is an emotional nightmare. When children are involved, however,...
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Child Support and COVID-19: A Novel Family Law Problem

My Ex-Spouse Lost Their Job Due To COVID-19. What Now?Recently, I receive a dozen or more calls each day from clients (past, present and potential) asking me...
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New York Divorce 101 – An Overview

I’m Thinking Of A Divorce. Now What?If you or your spouse have made the decision to file for divorce, you might be wondering what first steps you...
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Domestic Violence in New York – How a Lawyer Can Help

You Can Stop Domestic Violence In Its TracksAccording to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, “[o]n average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an...
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Unmarried Parents in New York – Child Custody Issues

How Do I Obtain Custody Of My Child?If you are unmarried and the child resides in the State of New York, you my petition the Family Court...