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  • Why Is My Divorce Taking So Long
    Why Is My Divorce Taking So Long

    Almost every client will ask when we first meet "how long will my divorce take". Of course the answer is never simple unless the husband and wife have it all worked out and they will have a simple ...

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  • Answers To Basic Common NY Divorce Law Questions
    Answers To Basic Common NY Divorce Law Questions

    Here are the answers to the most frequent questions clients ask. Please remember that there are exceptions to everything in the law and that one size does not fit all. However, as a starting point ...

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  • CPS WANTS TO TALK TO YOU
    CPS WANTS TO TALK TO YOU

    Every parent dreads the knock on the door or receiving the letter to contact Child Protective Services. CPS when used properly has a very important role to help safeguard children. However, many times ...

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  • Who Gets Custody Of The Pet(s)
    Who Gets Custody Of The Pet(s)

    Custody of the family dog or cat or other pets has long been viewed as property in NY divorce cases to be divided like other marital assets. However, more recently the NY Courts have been following an ...

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  • The Role of the Attorney For The Child
    The Role of the Attorney For The Child

    In a contested custody case when a child expresses a preference to live with one parent over the other must the child's attorney support that position? The responsibility of the attorney for the ...

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  • Mother's Request To Relocate Biracial Child To New School District Denied
    Mother's Request To Relocate Biracial Child To New School District Denied

    Husband and Wife marry. Two years later, they have a biracial child. Husband and Wife sign a Settlement Agreement. Husband lives in Port Washington on Long Island, and Wife lives in Queens. When the ...

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