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Custody Schedule for Firefighters

Custody Schedule for Firefighters: As a firefighter, we know that while your duties at the firehouse are important to you, your role as a dad is the most important job you have. Our number one goal is to help you prioritize your time with your kids.  Firemen need a flexible schedule Read more…

Joint Residential Custody NY.  Video on joint residential custody?

Joint Residential Custody NY. Video on joint residential custody?

Joint Residential Custody NY:  The difference between Joint Legal Custody and Joint Residential Custody Joint legal custody is different from joint residential custody.  Understanding the difference is important if you are divorcing and have kids. Joint Residential Custody NY:  Joint Legal Custody is shared decision making. Joint legal custody means Read more…

Unfair Divorce Agreement

Unfair Divorce Agreement

Unfair Divorce Agreement I divorced many years ago.  I ended up with an unfair divorce agreement.   I can barely afford to live.  I would like to do something to change the agreement.  Can I go back to court and have my alimony payment lowered? Our Answer about Unfair Divorce Read more…

New York Custody Law – Recent NY Court Custody Decisions

New York Custody Law – Recent NY Court Custody Decisions

New York Custody Law made in 2012 Court Decisions New York Custody Law Regarding Child Support and Failure to Pay Child Support Matter of Greene v Hanson (Monroe County). The father in this case was denied a reduction in his child support because he failed to present evidence that he diligently Read more…

Wife Bad Mouthing Husband

Wife Bad Mouthing Husband

“Parental alienation” occurs when, for example, the wife bad mouthing the husband to the children. When either parent engages in bad mouthing, the parent damages the relationship a child has with the other parent. There are legal and emotional consequences for both the kids and the parent who engages in this Read more…

Divorce Moving Child Out of State

Divorce Moving Child Out of State

Relocation of an ex-husband or ex-wife is sometimes anticipated when divorcing, and should always be addressed prior to any divorce and in the final divorce agreement. Relocation affects not only the children, but often the non-custodial parent’s ability to see the children, and often makes joint custody impossible because the Read more…

New York Father Custody: Dads Winning Custody in NY Courts

New York Father Custody: Dads Winning Custody in NY Courts

2012 Court Decisions Granting New York Father Custody of the Children: In the Matter of Crivelli v. Tolento (Saratoga County, NY), a New York father was granted custody of the of the children In Saratoga County New York, the Court gave the father custody of the children.  The court’s decision was over Read more…

VIDEO : When & What to Tell Kids about Divorce

VIDEO : When & What to Tell Kids about Divorce

Telling your children that you are divorcing is a difficult aspect of divorce, but it has to be done. ModernDivorceLaw.com founder, Cory Rosenbaum discusses how and when to tell the kids about your divorce in this free video consultation on divorce mediation and divorce litigation.

VIDEO : When can I start dating?

VIDEO : When can I start dating?

ModernDivorceLaw.com founder, Cory Rosenbaum, talks about dating after you’ve told your spouse you want a divorce in this free video consultation.

VIDEO : What to do before filing for divorce

VIDEO : What to do before filing for divorce

You should prepare carefully before you tell your spouse that you want a divorce. Cory Rosenbaum, founder of ModernDivorceLaw.com, shares some insights on what to do before you tell your spouse that you want out.