5/13/2015

1.  IT’S COMPLICATED

Ten years after their divorce, Jane (Meryl Streep) and Jake (Alec Baldwin) rekindle their spark and have an affair. Their adult children are not happy about this as they are still recovering from their parents’...

5/6/2015

     Before Sofia Vergara became engaged to Joe Manganiello, she was engaged to businessman Nick Loeb.  Her relationship with Loeb ended in May 2014.  However, during the relationship, they agreed to freeze embryos using her eggs and his sperm. ...

4/22/2015

     According to Ms. March’s lawyer, she plans to contest the validity of their prenuptial agreement on various grounds. Most notably, the fact that the agreement was signed three days before their wedding may have rendered it unconscionable (...

4/18/2015

     All of my clients share their most personal thoughts, feelings and experiences with me.  It’s the nature of my job as a family law attorney.  I work in a field that is highly emotional, judgmental  and frankly, sometimes...

4/16/2015

        A Bronx woman is facing felony charges after authorities learned that she was married up to eight different men at one time.  According to authorities, Liana Barrientos was running a marriage scam that allowed men to enter the United...

4/10/2015

     Forget about the heartwarming videos of kittens playing and Throwback Thursday pictures.  The next message you get via Facebook may truly change your life forever. 

     A family court in New York (Naidoo v. Blood-Drake) recently...

4/9/2015

     In a recent published decision, the NJ Appellate Division reversed the Board of Review’s denial of unemployment benefits to a woman (L.C.) who left her job and moved to Utah to flee her abusive ex-spouse.  L.C. v. Board of Review, Docket No...

3/26/2015

     In the matter of Estate of Milagros Beltra v. Beltra, the Appellate Division again confirmed a trial court’s ability (and duty) to report a party’s unreported income (especially in the form of cash) and assets to the...

3/23/2015

     In the matter of Fox v. Lincoln Financial, a wife tried to collect the proceeds of a life insurance policy held by her deceased husband.  The only problem was that she was not listed as the beneficiary of the policy.  The beneficiary was the...

3/19/2015

The family as we know it has been changing over the past 100+ years due to multiple factors including economic, social and even technological. The below infographic sheds some light on various factors and statistics relating to growing divorce...

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