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  • What If I Disagree With The Attorney For The Child
    What If I Disagree With The Attorney For The Child

    The role of the Attorney For The Child ("AFC") is not an easy one in contested divorce and custody cases. The job description is simple to represent the interests of the client, the child. Of course, ...

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  • Which State Controls Child Support If The Mother And Father Live In Different States (The Basics)
    Which State Controls Child Support If The Mother And Father Live In Different States (The Basics)

    Often parents will have child support set by the state that they are both living in. So for example if both parents live in NY and there is a NY child support order, then the parents follow the NY ...

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  • Domestic Violence and Address Confidentiality
    Domestic Violence and Address Confidentiality

    Any person involved in a NY Family Law matter whether spouses going through a divorce or unmarried parents addressing custody and child support matters, asset distribution, separation or former ...

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  • The Problem With Online Divorce Document Preparation
    The Problem With Online Divorce Document Preparation

    There is no question that hiring divorce attorneys can be costly. However, there is also no question that the Settlement Agreement will be more thorough, the various possible problems will be ...

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  • Time To Start Planning Children's Summer Vacation Schedule If Separated or Divorced
    Time To Start Planning Children's Summer Vacation Schedule If Separated or Divorced

    Summer vacation schedules can often lead to conflict between parents. Some parents, if already divorced or separated, may have a settlement agreement that provides for which parent has the right to ...

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  • Should I Seek A Divorce Based On Adultery
    Should I Seek A Divorce Based On Adultery

    Does the "Scarlet A" make a difference in NY divorce results? For most people the answer is probably not other than perhaps the emotional victory as to proving fault and a small additional sum of ...

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