The Holiday season can be bittersweet for divorced (or divorcing) families. This cheerful season is a harsh reminder of past celebrations as a happy family. When the divorce is recent, the holidays can be extra stressful on involved. Here are some tips that will help you share parenting this season without losing your mind. Here are some tips to share
Here is what you should do if your ex files an order of protection against you, In this video, I share tips on how to protect yourself if your ex gets an order of protection against you. If this happens, you need to take these three steps: Hire An Attorney Make Sure The Order Allows You To See Your Children
In almost every high conflict divorce case either one or both parties are accused of being a narcissist. In most cases neither party is actually a narcissist and the parties are just experiencing typical divorce conflict. However, in some cases, one party is a true narcissist and special precautions need to be taken. What are the characteristics of a real
As all pet owners know, pets become part of your family. Often couples treat their pets like children, and the prospect of never seeing your beloved pet again can just as bad as losing custody of a child. Research suggest that about 50% of American marriages end in divorce and that 62% of American households include at least one pet.
Child Support in New York can seem confusing and complicated, but it doesn’t have to be that way. You asked your biggest questions and I answered. Check out the slideshow below for answers to the most common questions about child support in New York. Have more questions? Follow us on Facebook for more New York child support and child custody tips.
A frequent question that parents have about child custody is what happens if one parent takes the children out of state and never returns. The outcome depends on if there is a custody order or agreement in effect. If there is not, you can still get your children back but the process may be a little more difficult. If there
No one wants to think about divorce, but with almost 50 percent of all first marriages and close to 70% of subsequent marriages in the U.S. ending in divorce, the savvy business owner needs to think about protecting this major asset. If you worked hard to build your business alone, you don’t want to risk losing part of it
The number one question I receive about child support is why the child support recipient does not have to account for spending. How Child Support Is Calculated In New York Child support in New York is calculated pursuant to the Child Support Standards Act (“CSSA”) (Domestic Relations Law §240(1-b) and Family Court Act § 413(1)(b)). Support is calculated by multiplying
Summer means more time to spend with your children, especially if you are still adjusting to a shared parenting plan. Keeping your kids entertained this summer without breaking the bank is easy with all the free family friendly activities around NYC this summer. Here are a few of the best free things to do with your kids in NYC during your
One of the most complicated aspects of shared parenting is making pick up and drop off go as smoothly as possible. Emotions can be high for everyone involved, especially in the beginning, and very often this is the time and place that altercations occur. Every family and situation is unique, but there are several things you can do to make