Can You Keep Your Ex-Spouse’s New Partner Away from Your Children? 

Whether your divorce is finalized or not, it can be painful to hear that your former spouse has re-entered the dating pool.  This may be especially troubling if you learn that your ex-spouse's new partner is frequently around your child … Continue reading

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Understand the Difference Between a Default Judgment of Divorce vs. a No-Fault Divorce 

Divorce requires more than an agreement to end a marriage. It requires a number of legal steps to complete, after determining that you have jurisdiction to file in New York, then deciding exactly how you want the divorce to occur. … Continue reading

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How Does Having Multiple Children in Multiple Households Impact Child Support in New York

Child support can be a confusing topic for those who have never dealt with it before. While there are many formulas out there for determining support, it can be more difficult to get information if your situation doesn't fit the … Continue reading

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If My Spouse Cheated on Me, Can I Get More Money Out of My Divorce?

Adultery is one of the primary reasons that marriages end, and according to current information, one spouse cheating on the other is an influence in 15-50% of all divorces. This is a huge number, and it begs a very important … Continue reading

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Learn What Factors Determine Spousal Maintenance in New York 

Some people confuse spousal support, spousal maintenance and alimony.  In New York, these terms are used interchangeably and refer to a payment that is made by one spouse to the other during or after divorce.  In 2010, New York passed … Continue reading

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How Domestic Violence Can Impact Child Custody During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Domestic violence can cause emotional, psychological, and physical trauma to the spouse who is being abused as well as the children that are living in an abusive household.  If you are in a situation where you are experiencing domestic violence, … Continue reading

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Is it Possible to Save Your Marriage During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Are you wondering if you can save your marriage during the COVID-19 Pandemic?  If so, you are not alone, thousands of people are struggling with their marriage amidst the pandemic.  There are many factors that can go into play when … Continue reading

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How to Have a Healthy and Harmonious Divorce

The first step to having a healthy and harmonious divorce is to determine if you are ready for divorce.  Being ready for divorce involves being emotionally ready as well as preparedness. When you are making the decision to divorce, it … Continue reading

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How to Cope with the Mental Anguish of Divorce

Divorce is never easy, even when you know that it's the right thing for you. You may be plagued by feelings of doubt and remorse. Perhaps you'll even experience moments where you wonder if getting divorced is a mistake. The … Continue reading

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Life After Divorce Can Be Fulfilling if You Take the Right Steps

One of the reasons that most people put off divorce is because they are scared to be alone; they are also scared of what their life may look like post-divorce.  However, life after divorce doesn’t have to be lonely or … Continue reading

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