• 20 Common Divorce Mistakes: What To Do And What To Avoid Doing

      After more than 30 years of being a matrimonial attorney, I will share the things to try to do and what not to do so that you can resolve your divorce easier with less anger and expense. This list is ...

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    • What Is Evidence In A Divorce Trial

      Your contested divorce case is going to trial and now you need evidence to prove your case. This is a very large topic and I can only touch on a few of the basic concepts of what proof is acceptable ...

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    • Divorce QDROS Key Provisions

      If you are getting divorced and have worked during the marriage and accumulated pension credits, there will most likely be a QDRO to divide the marital portion of the pension, unless the pension is ...

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    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

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    • Are You The Father Or Not: When Can It Be Challenged

      If a child is born to people that are married to each other there is a presumption of paternity. It can be challenged but the presumption is the starting point. If the mother and alleged father are ...

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    • How Do We Change Our Child Support Or Custody Agreement

      If you and your ex or if not married the parent of your child want to change an existing court order of child support or parenting schedule or custody agreement, you will most likely need a court ...

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    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • Are You The Father Or Not: When Can It Be Challenged

      If a child is born to people that are married to each other there is a presumption of paternity. It can be challenged but the presumption is the starting point. If the mother and alleged father are ...

      Read More
    • How Do We Change Our Child Support Or Custody Agreement

      If you and your ex or if not married the parent of your child want to change an existing court order of child support or parenting schedule or custody agreement, you will most likely need a court ...

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    • Will I Lose My Maintenance (Alimony) If I Live With Someone

      If your divorce agreement provides for spousal support it will also provide for the events that can cause it to be terminated. Spousal support also known as "maintenance" or formerly known as ...

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    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • Are You The Father Or Not: When Can It Be Challenged

      If a child is born to people that are married to each other there is a presumption of paternity. It can be challenged but the presumption is the starting point. If the mother and alleged father are ...

      Read More
    • 20 Common Divorce Mistakes: What To Do And What To Avoid Doing

      After more than 30 years of being a matrimonial attorney, I will share the things to try to do and what not to do so that you can resolve your divorce easier with less anger and expense. This list is ...

      Read More
    • What Is Evidence In A Divorce Trial

      Your contested divorce case is going to trial and now you need evidence to prove your case. This is a very large topic and I can only touch on a few of the basic concepts of what proof is acceptable ...

      Read More
    • Divorce QDROS Key Provisions

      If you are getting divorced and have worked during the marriage and accumulated pension credits, there will most likely be a QDRO to divide the marital portion of the pension, unless the pension is ...

      Read More
    • Will I Lose My Maintenance (Alimony) If I Live With Someone

      If your divorce agreement provides for spousal support it will also provide for the events that can cause it to be terminated. Spousal support also known as "maintenance" or formerly known as ...

      Read More
    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • Are You The Father Or Not: When Can It Be Challenged

      If a child is born to people that are married to each other there is a presumption of paternity. It can be challenged but the presumption is the starting point. If the mother and alleged father are ...

      Read More
    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • Are You The Father Or Not: When Can It Be Challenged

      If a child is born to people that are married to each other there is a presumption of paternity. It can be challenged but the presumption is the starting point. If the mother and alleged father are ...

      Read More
    • 20 Common Divorce Mistakes: What To Do And What To Avoid Doing

      After more than 30 years of being a matrimonial attorney, I will share the things to try to do and what not to do so that you can resolve your divorce easier with less anger and expense. This list is ...

      Read More
    • Steven Kuhn, of Kuhn & Sandler, PLLC, has been selected to the 2021 NADC

      Steven Kuhn, of Kuhn & Sandler, PLLC, has been selected to the 2021 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel . NADC is an organization ...

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    • The Who, What, When, Why and How of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)

      Qualified Domestic Relations Orders provide the means for a person to receive their share of their former spouse’s retirement assets. Associate Attorney Adam H. Kuhn, of Kuhn & Sandler, PLLC, recently ...

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    • Attorney Steven P. Kuhn Selected for AIOFLA's 10 Best in New York for Client Satisfaction in Family Law

      At Kuhn & Sandler, PLLC, we pride ourselves on being a team that supports one of the most highly recommended Suffolk divorce lawyers, which is why we are very excited to announce that our very own ...

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    • Myths About Divorce

      Lets shatter some of the myths about divorce that I hear all the time: 1. My spouse knows someone who knows someone and therefore the judge will not be fair. Judges like being judges, it took them ...

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    • Family Court Judge Resigns After Admitting Sexual Contact 40 Years Ago With His Niece

      Upstate Family Court Judge, Bryan Hedges, age 65, resigned in April after acknowledging he had sexual contact 40 years ago with his 5-year-old deaf niece. The Judge admitted the incident took place ...

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    • Judge Censured For Attending Illegal Poker Game

      A Suffolk County District Court Judge was recently censured for bad judgment in attending on multiple occasions a for profit poker game held at a fraternal lodge. Apparently, the Judge had played in ...

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    • Will I Lose My Maintenance (Alimony) If I Live With Someone

      If your divorce agreement provides for spousal support it will also provide for the events that can cause it to be terminated. Spousal support also known as "maintenance" or formerly known as ...

      Read More
    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • 20 Common Divorce Mistakes: What To Do And What To Avoid Doing

      After more than 30 years of being a matrimonial attorney, I will share the things to try to do and what not to do so that you can resolve your divorce easier with less anger and expense. This list is ...

      Read More
    • How Do We Change Our Child Support Or Custody Agreement

      If you and your ex or if not married the parent of your child want to change an existing court order of child support or parenting schedule or custody agreement, you will most likely need a court ...

      Read More
    • Which State Decides My Case

      People often relocate after they are divorced or if not married after they resolved their issues of child support or child custody . A common question comes up when one person remains in New York and ...

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    • To Vaccinate Or Not: After Divorce, Parents Disagree & Court Is Petitioned

      A recent case was decided when the parents who were divorced could not agree on whether their 11 year old child should be vaccinated against Covid-19. The parents had an existing agreement providing ...

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    • Order Of Protection: Criminal Court vs. Family Court

      People that are related by blood or marriage (even if divorced ), have a child together or have been in an intimate relationship are often the ones who seek an Order Of Protection from either the ...

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    • After Being Served With A Family Court Order Of Protection What Are The Options

      If you have been served with a Temporary Order Of Protection from the Family Court (civil proceeding) vs District Court (criminal proceeding) there are four basic options that I advise clients are ...

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    • More Virtual Court Appearances

      The increase in positivity in NY has led to further restrictions on in person court appearances. The NY State Chief Judge consistent with guidelines from the Governor in an effort to stem the spread ...

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    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • How Do We Change Our Child Support Or Custody Agreement

      If you and your ex or if not married the parent of your child want to change an existing court order of child support or parenting schedule or custody agreement, you will most likely need a court ...

      Read More
    • Which State Decides My Case

      People often relocate after they are divorced or if not married after they resolved their issues of child support or child custody . A common question comes up when one person remains in New York and ...

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    • To Mediate Or Not

      Mediation can be a very useful tool but like most projects in life, not every tool is right for every job. For some jobs the right tool may not matter if the skill to use the tool is not present. ...

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    • Financial Advantages Of A Divorce Settlement

      There are many reasons for settling financial issues in your contested divorce case. Finality. The negotiations are over. No more back and forth over numbers. No more production of financial records. ...

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    • Cheepo Divorce: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

      Like most things in life you receive what you pay for. I will not say that hiring the most expensive lawyer gives you the best divorce , nor will I say that hiring an inexpensive lawyer for a ...

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    • Spring Weddings & Prenuptial Agreements

      Spring weddings are coming and likewise in the last two weeks I have received calls about drafting or reviewing prenuptial agreements . Sometimes they are never drafted, sometimes they are never ...

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    • Prenuptial Agreement Not Valid Due To Overreaching & Unconscionable Execution

      Prenuptial Agreements can be valid if they are prepared properly with adequate financial disclosure and opportunity to read, review and seek legal advice. In a recent case both parties had previously ...

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    • The Who, What, When, Why and How of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)

      Qualified Domestic Relations Orders provide the means for a person to receive their share of their former spouse’s retirement assets. Associate Attorney Adam H. Kuhn, of Kuhn & Sandler, PLLC, recently ...

      Read More
    • Same-Sex Couples Receive Right to Marry in All 50 States

      When something as monumental as the nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage occurs, it only makes sense that the public response will be equally epic. June 26, 2015 marked a historic day for the ...

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    • During A Divorce Should I Move Out Of Our House

      For most people going through a contested divorce I do not recommend that they move out. The reasons people often want to move out include: too much tension, not being able to sleep on a bed, too much ...

      Read More
    • How Do We Change Our Child Support Or Custody Agreement

      If you and your ex or if not married the parent of your child want to change an existing court order of child support or parenting schedule or custody agreement, you will most likely need a court ...

      Read More
    • Which State Decides My Case

      People often relocate after they are divorced or if not married after they resolved their issues of child support or child custody . A common question comes up when one person remains in New York and ...

      Read More