• What Happens If My Ex-Spouse Won't Pay Child Support?

      In New York State, it is assumed that both parents will support their child until the child becomes emancipated and/or reaches the age of 21. When one parent is ordered to pay child support , they are ...

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    • Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

      In a 5 to 4 decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage legalization nationwide on June 26 th , 2015. The ruling immediately shot sparks of controversy all across the ...

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    • Ruling Redefines Definition of Parenthood in New York

      The definition of parenthood in New York has been expanded to honor the rights of non-biological, non-adoptive second parents in non-traditional families. In a landmark ruling, the New York State ...

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    • Tips for Winning Your Child Custody Case

      If you are involved in a child custody dispute, in order to best prepare, it is important to understand how custody is decided in New York. In the past, while courts may have heavily favored a mother ...

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    • Grandparents' Visitation Rights in New York

      Generally, the relationship between a grandparent and a grandchild is an important and special relationship. However, sometimes grandparents may find themselves cut off from being able to spend time ...

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    • Ruling Redefines Definition of Parenthood in New York

      The definition of parenthood in New York has been expanded to honor the rights of non-biological, non-adoptive second parents in non-traditional families. In a landmark ruling, the New York State ...

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    • Understanding Gray Divorce & Its Complexities

      Hollywood and family law firms across the country are abuzz right now due to the recent announcement of the Brangelina (Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt) divorce . While most people are interested to see ...

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    • Tips for Winning Your Child Custody Case

      If you are involved in a child custody dispute, in order to best prepare, it is important to understand how custody is decided in New York. In the past, while courts may have heavily favored a mother ...

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    • Enforcing Payments for College Education

      Despite the economic setbacks that have impacted so many Americans' lives in recent years, college costs and tuition continue to rise. While millions of Americans have suffered from job losses and ...

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    • What Happens If My Ex-Spouse Won't Pay Child Support?

      In New York State, it is assumed that both parents will support their child until the child becomes emancipated and/or reaches the age of 21. When one parent is ordered to pay child support , they are ...

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    • How Do I Modify a Child Custody Order in New York?

      As you may know, life is full of unexpected events. It is for this reason that you may now be faced with the need to modify or alter your current child custody arrangement. Even if you and your spouse ...

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    • Mother loses Custody after demeaning her child on Facebook

      A New York State Family Court awarded a father sole custody of the parties’ three children after the mother insulted the oldest child, a 10 year old boy, by calling the child an "asshole" on Facebook. ...

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    • Ruling Redefines Definition of Parenthood in New York

      The definition of parenthood in New York has been expanded to honor the rights of non-biological, non-adoptive second parents in non-traditional families. In a landmark ruling, the New York State ...

      Read More
    • Understanding Gray Divorce & Its Complexities

      Hollywood and family law firms across the country are abuzz right now due to the recent announcement of the Brangelina (Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt) divorce . While most people are interested to see ...

      Read More
    • Tips for Winning Your Child Custody Case

      If you are involved in a child custody dispute, in order to best prepare, it is important to understand how custody is decided in New York. In the past, while courts may have heavily favored a mother ...

      Read More
    • Michael Rubenfeld Selected as Member of The National Advocates: Top 100 Lawyers

      The National Advocates: Top 100 Lawyers is an elite organization comprised of only the most qualified attorneys in each state throughout the country. Our firm is proud to announce that Michael ...

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    • Ashley Madison Hack and How It Affects Divorce

      Ashley Madison – an organization that runs a dating website exclusively for married people searching for an affair in a confidential environment – has recently been hacked. The result of the ...

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    • How Could I Benefit from a Legal Separation in New York?

      In New York State, couples are given the option to become legally separated if they are, for one reason or another, hesitant to file for divorce . While some couples may choose to simply live apart, ...

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    • How Do I Modify a Child Custody Order in New York?

      As you may know, life is full of unexpected events. It is for this reason that you may now be faced with the need to modify or alter your current child custody arrangement. Even if you and your spouse ...

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    • Ashley Madison Hack and How It Affects Divorce

      Ashley Madison – an organization that runs a dating website exclusively for married people searching for an affair in a confidential environment – has recently been hacked. The result of the ...

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    • Who Gets What in My New York Divorce?

      Over the term of a marriage, there are various assets that have been accrued that are the property of both parties, called marital property. This is the property that will be divided between the two ...

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    • Ruling Redefines Definition of Parenthood in New York

      The definition of parenthood in New York has been expanded to honor the rights of non-biological, non-adoptive second parents in non-traditional families. In a landmark ruling, the New York State ...

      Read More
    • Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

      In a 5 to 4 decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage legalization nationwide on June 26 th , 2015. The ruling immediately shot sparks of controversy all across the ...

      Read More
    • What are the Benefits of an Uncontested Divorce in NY?

      If you have made the decision to legally end your marriage, you may be wondering what steps you can take to streamline the process of finalizing your divorce . Whether you are worried about how much ...

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