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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

Denise Richards Gains Temporary Custody of Twins

  •   May 22, 2013
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

New York residents might be interested to hear that Denise Richards and Charlie Sheen recently solved the issue of child custody concerning Sheen’s twins in court. Denise Richards, with ex-husband Charlie Sheen’s full support, gained temporary custody of...

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Court Makes Child Custody Decision in Deion, Pilar Sanders Divorce

  •   March 22, 2013
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

Deion Sanders announced in 2011 that he and his wife Pilar had split up. Since that time the couple has been engaged in a contested divorce dispute. The estranged couple has three children together, and the two parents battled in a child custody dispute that has now...

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Sometimes the Law Can Make You Sick!

Sometimes the Law Can Make You Sick!

  •   April 10, 2012
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

04/10/2012 Sometimes the law can make you sick! Under current New York Law, persons with no biological or adoptive relationship with a child have no “standing” to assert child custody and visitation... Read More

Stereotypes Only Go So Far

  •   April 10, 2012
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

We all should eschew cultural stereotypes, especially if we might be inclined to make important life decisions based thereon. That is what a father and a New York Family Court referee recently learned in Manhattan. The father, who lived in Manhattan, had responded to...

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Sometimes It’s Best to Leave Well Enough Alone

  •   April 10, 2012
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Child Custody

In a 2007 Rockland County Family Court case, Mom and Dad agreed that they would have joint decision making (legal custody) of their minor child and that the child would primarily live with their mother. Now, the mother files a petition seeking permission to relocate...

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