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  • Common Law Marriage: The Myth that Keeps on Ticking
    Common Law Marriage: The Myth that Keeps on Ticking

    As a young adult, I remember hearing about this concept of marriage which springs into existence based on two people residing together as “as spouses “for seven years or more. I remember first hearing ...

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  • Am I Abandoning My Spouse By Leaving The House?
    Am I Abandoning My Spouse By Leaving The House?

    Recently, I have been meeting prospective clients who are afraid to leave their unhappy marriages and homes for fear of being accused of abandoning their spouses and/or their children. The most ...

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  • Tax Reform: Is It Really Benefiting YOU?  A Discussion of How the Disappearance of the Alimony Tax Deduction Will Impact Paying Spouses
    Tax Reform: Is It Really Benefiting YOU? A Discussion of How the Disappearance of the Alimony Tax Deduction Will Impact Paying Spouses

    The first half of the year is over and that fact has never been more important to divorcing couples than it is this year, 2018. Why? Because last year, Congress passed a sweeping tax reform law which ...

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  • DANGER, DANGER! Think Deep Before You Purchase!!!
    DANGER, DANGER! Think Deep Before You Purchase!!!

    In recent years, it has become increasingly popular for couples to purchase homes together before tying the knot. Getting the keys before the ring has more legal repercussions than most people can ...

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  • Why Do You Charge a Consultation Fee and What Will I Get For It?
    Why Do You Charge a Consultation Fee and What Will I Get For It?

    Often clients searching for legal services look for free initial consultations. Free consultations are common, but the chance of you securing true legal advice during those appointments is rare. That ...

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  • LGBTQ Divorces on Staten Island
    LGBTQ Divorces on Staten Island

    Just a few short years ago, same sex, transgender and LGBTQ marriages were illegal. After the dust has settled on the Supreme Court Decision which corrected the moral and legal wrong of those marriage ...

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