blog post
on November 2, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Reasonable Alimony Expectations in New York

When applying for alimony or spousal support, this is not a ticket for free income for the rest of your life.

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on October 15, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Dealing with Alimony and Divorce

Dealing with alimony and divorce is a hot topic and there are differing views on how to alimony or spousal maintenance is to be determined and what is actually fair and equitable in each situation.

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on October 10, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

An Experienced Divorce Lawyer Can Improve Your Divorce Strategy

An experienced divorce lawyer can help your prepare for your divorce in several ways.

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on October 4, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Business and Asset Evaluation and Your Divorce Strategy

Under New York law, property is divided among divorcing spouses and one spouse may be ordered to pay the other maintenance after a divorce.

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on October 1, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

A Well-Connected Lawyer and Your Divorce Strategy

During your divorce you are up against both your spouse and your spouse’s lawyer.

blog post
on September 22, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Engaging Forensic Examiners to Strengthen Your Custody Case

Evidence is critical in a custody trial. Without evidence, custody arguments can devolve into a “he-said, she-said” free for all.

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on September 15, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Your Divorce Strategy: Dealing with the Other Side

The stress of getting a divorce can drive people into doing crazy things that do not help their strategic position.

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on September 13, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Converting Facts into a Winning Divorce Strategy

Each case is unique.

blog post
on September 9, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Case Commentary: Matter of Joshua J.

New York law emphasizes the importance of acting in the best interests of children.

blog post
on September 8, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

New York Child Support Laws – What You Need to Know

New York law strives to protect the interest of children.

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on September 7, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

How Does Equitable Distribution in New York Work?

Equitable distribution is the legal process of dividing properties between spouses who are undergoing a divorce.

blog post
on September 1, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

A Divorce Strategy to Minimize Parental Alienation

Parental alienation occurs when one parent unjustifiably manipulates a child to dislike or mistrust the other parent after separation or a divorce to the point the relationship with the other parent is soured.

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on August 30, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Back to School After a Divorce or Separation

Any change can be stressful for a child – be it changes in living arrangements or changes in daily routine when school is back in session.

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on August 17, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

How a Divorce Lawyer Can Protect Your Business

Divorce can ruin businesses.

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on August 15, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Divorce Strategies Under New York’s No-Fault Divorce

A year ago on August 15, 2010, New York Governor David Paterson signed no-fault divorce into law.

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on August 11, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

5 More Tips to Get Back Custody of Your Children

Yesterday I posted an article with 5 tips for parents who have lost custody of their children and are committed to regaining custody.

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on August 10, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

5 Tips to Get Back Custody of Your Children

When children are involved, expect judges to act in the best interests of the children. Here are 5 tips if you have been denied custody of your children by the legal system.

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on August 4, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

The Importance of Hiring a Lawyer to Represent You During Your Divorce

Hiring a lawyer for a divorce is recommended by the New York State Unified Court System.

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on August 2, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

How to Value Real Estate in Your Divorce Settlement – Winning Strategies

Real Estate and other property can be difficult to divide fairly in a divorce settlement.

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on July 27, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Where to Begin With Your Winning Divorce Strategy

The prospect of ending your marriage can be overwhelming.

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on July 25, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Divorce Strategy and Protecting the Rights of Fathers

There is no doubt that going through a divorce is difficult for all of the parties concerned – starting with the children that are involved, the divorcing couple all the way to all the other people connected in any way to the divorce – ranging from friends and family, to the lawyers who are trying to get the best outcome for their client.

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on July 22, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

5 Tips to Protect Your Finances during Your Divorce

A key component of a winning divorce is settling upon financial arrangements that will meet the needs of you and your family.

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on July 19, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

5 Tips on How to Act in Court to Win Your Divorce

The courtroom is a formal place.

blog post
on July 15, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

GPS Devices to Track Cheating Spouses: Privacy Implications and the Importance of Getting Sound Legal Advice

The Villanovas were married in 2000. Seven years later, Mrs Villanova hired investigators to find out if her husband was cheating.

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on July 13, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Same Sex Couples – Need Help with Family Law Matters?

The Marriage Equality Act, signed into law in June 2011 and effective July 24, 2011, will have a profound impact on family law for gay and lesbian couples.

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on July 6, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

What Happens to My Property in a New York City Divorce?

An experienced attorney can help protect your property during all stages of divorce proceedings.

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on July 1, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Avoiding a Contested Divorce by Hiring a New York City Divorce Attorney

Many divorces can be expensive, emotionally draining, and stressful for family members.

blog post
on June 27, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

New York Divorce Options

Once you have decided to get a divorce there are several different options that exist to end your marriage.

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on June 22, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Watch For These Top 3 Financial Mistakes During a Divorce

When people are going through a divorce, emotions are running so high that it is not uncommon for people to make emotional as opposed to rational decisions.

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on June 21, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

The Top NY Divorce Laws Questions and How to Avoid a Lengthy Trial

According to NY divorce laws there are essentially six grounds for divorce, out of which only 5 require the finding of “fault”, meaning some form of misconduct by one of the parties.





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