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  • More Thoughts On What Divorce/Family Court Are Like As Long Island Has Entered Phase Two
    More Thoughts On What Divorce/Family Court Are Like As Long Island Has Entered Phase Two

    Long Island Law Firms have entered Phase Two and are now allowed to be physically open. So after approximately three months of remote work our office is now open. The Family & Supreme Court are also ...

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  • What Will Divorce And Family Court Be Like After Covid-19
    What Will Divorce And Family Court Be Like After Covid-19

    The Long Island Suffolk Supreme and Family Courts (Nassau & Suffolk) are partially open, but not yet having litigants attending in person on a non-emergency basis of any kind. While there have been ...

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  • Opting Out Of Child Support Modifications
    Opting Out Of Child Support Modifications

    When child support amounts are agreed to in a Settlement Agreement , parties are given the option to “opt out” of two of the three otherwise automatic provisions for upward or downward modification of ...

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  • CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS AFTER CORONA VIRUS JOB LOSS
    CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS AFTER CORONA VIRUS JOB LOSS

    Will I receive a NY child support reduction if I was laid off or furloughed or had my hours cut due to the Corona Virus? The answer like so many other questions about laws is “it depends”. What that ...

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  • Spring Weddings & Prenuptial Agreements
    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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  • COVID-19 & Suffolk County Divorces & Family Court
    COVID-19 & Suffolk County Divorces & Family Court

    The impact of the Corona Virus on our country, state and county has been unlike anything else that I have seen in my lifetime. Other than a major snow day, hurricane, Election Day or special holiday I ...

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