Recent Posts in custody Category

  • The Dangers of Parental Alienation

    || 23-Jan-2015

    Parental Alienation is a newer concept for the courts. While many people claim alienation is taking place by one parent against the other, many times this is not the case. When alienation is really occurring it is a traumatic event in both the lives of the parent who is being alienated as well as the children. Both Mothers and Fathers are equally responsible for the acts associated with ...
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  • Relocation of Children

    || 15-Jan-2015

    Many people come to my office to discuss relocating with their child out of state and away from the child's non-custodial parent. While this can be difficult it is not impossible to do. The law essentially states that you cannot relocate with a child away from the non-custodial parent when that relocation will interfere with the non-custodial parent's access to the child. This interference ...
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  • Some feel New York surrogate laws are outdated

    || 25-Mar-2014

    There are some who would argue that New York laws as regard surrogacy have not kept up with existing technology. New York laws currently do not allow for contracts between individuals contemplating surrogate birth - nor does it allow for couples to offer compensation for surrogacy. One Assemblywoman has proposed legislation that would help spell out such agreements. Her legislation would also ...
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