Plenty of people decide to open family businesses, where business owners and their families work together to support one another. In theory, a family business can be aRead More
The Tax Implications of Divorce
When you get divorced, taxes are probably one of the last things on your mind. Between arguments over custody and child support, dividing up your marital property, andRead More
What Is the Best Interest of the Child?
When a married couple with children is getting divorced, one of the most difficult fights is almost inevitably about who gets custody of the children. While both parentsRead More
Interstate Marriage Recognition
There’s an old saying that goes something like: “whatever happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” referring to the sorts of embarrassing and scandalous conduct that is so oftenRead More
Divorce Down Among Millennials, But Up Among Older Americans
According to a recent article in The Wall Street Journal, there’s good news and bad news when it comes to divorce. The good news is that younger AmericansRead More
The Bright Side of a Prenup
The topic of prenuptial agreements (or prenups, for short) can be difficult for couples during their engagement. Not only are they already preoccupied with preparations for their wedding,Read More
What is Marital Property?
When a married couple divorces, one of the core issues they need to deal with is how their marital property is divided. Under the doctrine of equitable distribution,Read More
Even When A Spouse Is At Fault, There Are Benefits to No Fault Divorce
Prior to 2010, the only way to get a divorce in New York State was by alleging one of five legally recognized “faults,” something a spouse did toRead More
What Are Your Rights as a Parent?
Often in divorce proceedings, one of the most difficult and painful fights that occurs is child custody. While this is probably not surprising for most people, what mightRead More
The Pope weighs in on Catholic divorce
In our practice, we’ve experienced how deep the impact of religious beliefs and practices not only on individual and couples when it comes to divorce. All faiths, Judaism,Read More