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The Basics of Child Custody in New York

When a couple splits up, one of the primary concerns of the parties is what happens to the kids. Who gets custody and what the terms of custody are concerns for parents no longer in a relationship or...
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Mistakes Not to Make When Getting Divorced in New York

We recently published a blog about the mistakes not to make when you've been arrested. Other than a criminal case, getting a divorce may be one of the toughest things you ever have to go through. Ther...
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Divorce in New York: The Basic Requirements

Divorce is a legal proceeding to terminate a marriage. If you are contemplating ending your marriage, there are two important things that you need to know. First, you need to meet the state’s residenc...

Orders of Protection in New York Criminal Cases

An Order of Protection issued in a criminal case will prohibit a defendant from having contact with an alleged victim. Called a restraining order in other jurisdictions, an Order of Protection is an o...