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Child Custody


The Basics of Child Custody in New York

  •   August 11, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

While some people may assume that family law judges favor the mother in child custody cases, judges in the state of New York are expected to make decisions regarding child custody based on the best interests of the child. In making such a determination, judges may...

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Ways to Protect Kids When Exes Take Them on International Trips

  •   May 13, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

Divorced parents in New York might agree to child custody and divorce settlements, but that doesn’t mean they are always easy to enforce. Custodial parents whose ex-partners express a desire to take the kids traveling internationally might worry that their exes...

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Jon Gosselin Seeking Primary Custody of Sextuplets

  •   January 31, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

A child custody battle going on between Jon and Kate Gosselin may be of interest to New York residents. In a recent statement he made to InTouch magazine, Jon Gosselin announced his plan to file an emergency petition for primary child custody of his sextuplets, aged...

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Abducted Children Returned To Their Fathers After 18 Months

  •   January 2, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

Residents of New York who share custody of their children should take note of a recent case involving two fathers on the opposite coast who had their respective abducted children from California and kept in Europe by their mother for more than 18 months. The mother,...

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Restraining Order Against Jason Patric Granted To Ex-Girlfriend

  •   December 13, 2013
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

New York residents may be interested to learn about the custody battle going on between actor Jason Patric and his ex-girlfriend. In 2009, the two had a child using donated sperm from Patric. When the couple split up, Patric filed a joint child custody claim and lost....

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New York Vet with PTSD Seeks Custody of Son

New York Vet with PTSD Seeks Custody of Son

  •   November 20, 2013
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

11/20/2013 New York vet with PTSD seeks custody of son A Marine veteran who lives in Onondaga, NY who returned from the Iraq war now battles with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and is... Read More

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