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Relocation Issues

When the custodial parent of a child wishes to relocate, many factors must be considered by the court to determine if the move is in the best interests of the child. Moving a child to a new state or city can change his or her relationship with the non-custodial parent, aunts, uncles, other extended family…

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How Long Will My Divorce Take?

Regardless of whether you are facing or initiating a divorce proceeding, you want to know how long your case will take and when you will be able to move on with your life. However, as any divorce lawyer can explain to you, the time it takes to finalize a divorce varies on a case-by-case basis.…

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What is Important When Choosing a Divorce Attorney?

Whether your marriage has come to end suddenly or over the course of many years, the smartest decision you can make is to hire a skilled attorney. However, divorce is an emotionally trying event, and as such, knowing which lawyer is right for you can sometimes be difficult. Even if you and your spouse are…

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New York No-Fault Divorce: Do Affairs Matter Anymore?

In 2010, New York became the last state in the country to include irretrievable breakdown of the marriage relationship as a reason for divorce. This no-fault clause allows one member of the couple to swear to the breakdown of the relationship for a period of at least six months to initiate the divorce process. Prior…

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Divorce In New York: What Is Marital Waste?

Financial disagreement is an issue present in almost all divorces. But what does it mean if one spouse makes a claim of marital waste? While you should contact a divorce lawyer to get a proper understanding of this topic, this post explains the basics of understanding what is meant by the term “marital waste.” Throughout…

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What Should You Bring To An Initial Divorce Consultation?

When you sit down with your attorney for the first time to discuss your divorce, preparing for the meeting is important. The initial consultation gives you a chance to tell your story, provide background on your marriage and get an important legal relationship off to a good start. Marriage is a legal contract and dissolving…

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Is It Okay to Date During Divorce?

Your marriage is over and your divorce is underway. Divorce can take a long time and you have been lonely a long time, too. You met someone or you would like to meet someone — is it okay to date during your divorce? This can be a complex question, perhaps not surprisingly! The best thing…

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What Issues Can Be Discussed in a Prenuptial Agreement?

We talked earlier about the advantages of prenuptial agreements and common mistakes to avoid when approaching your fiancé. Now we will look at the issues to consider in a prenuptial agreement. Most relationships begin with an air of magic, but when marriage is discussed, the realities of modern life necessarily intrude on otherwise romantic plans…

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