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What Is the Difference Between Open and Closed Adoptions in New York?

What Is the Difference Between Open and Closed Adoptions in New York? There are many children who need loving homes and many people who are unable to have biological children of their own. Approximately 140,000 children are adopted by American families each year, and this allows parents to provide a home to children who need Read More

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Should I Take a Parenting Class During My New York Divorce?

Should I Take a Parenting Class During My New York Divorce? Some divorce proceedings are considered “high conflict” due to hostile feelings experienced by one or both spouses, or if one parent has a substance abuse problem, which most likely caused the divorce in the first place. Child custody is one of the main issues Read More

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How Is Child Custody Determined in a New York Divorce?

How Is Child Custody Determined in a New York Divorce? A divorce can be difficult for everyone involved, including not just the divorcing spouses themselves, but other family members, including any children they share. For divorcing parents, child custody is often one of the most important and contentious issues that must be resolved as they Read More

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What Is a Postnuptial Agreement in New York?

What Is a Postnuptial Agreement in New York? In recent years, prenuptial agreements have largely shed their stigma, as many couples have realized the value and reason behind planning for certain issues that often arise in divorce. By discussing these matters rationally when a couple’s relationship is in a good place, it can prevent contentious Read More

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How to Make Divorce Less Difficult

How to Make Divorce Less Difficult Around 20 percent of marriages in the United States end in divorce within five years, and over 40 percent end prematurely within two decades. Despite divorce being common for multiple generations of Americans, the potential severe emotional impact on spouses and their children remains unchanged. If you are about Read More

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How Is a Contested Divorce Handled in New York?

How Is a Contested Divorce Handled in New York? There is no disputing the emotional and contentious nature of divorce. Sometimes, the feelings and disagreements involved make it impossible for spouses to effectively work together during the divorce process. In these cases – known as contested divorces– the court must often make the decisions couples Read More

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Who Should Get a Prenup in New York?

Who Should Get a Prenup in New York? When you get married, you and your spouse hope it is a union that will stand the test of time. Unfortunately, life often does not work out that way, and people who thought they would spend their lives together must plan for what will happen after divorce. Read More

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How to Address the Division of Marital Property in a New York Divorce

How to Address the Division of Marital Property in a New York Divorce When a couple begins the divorce process, one primary concern is what happens to all of the assets they share. This may include the family home and its furnishings, bank accounts, retirement savings, investments, and automobiles. When getting a divorce in New Read More

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How to Adopt a Child in New York

How to Adopt a Child in New York Adopting a child is one of the biggest decisions an adult can make. The positive impact this can have on a child’s life cannot be overstated. While it is rewarding for the child and your family, finalizing an adoption takes significant time, effort, and patience. Because a Read More

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Penalties for Failure to Pay Child Support in NYC

Penalties for Failure to Pay Child Support in NYC When a parent who owes a child support obligation fails to pay as scheduled on a regular basis, the court can force repayment and penalize the debtor in a variety of ways. The New York City Department of Social Services Support Collection Unit can take administrative Read More

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