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Dealing with division of a home in a divorce

  •   July 16, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Divorce

New York couples dealing with a home in the midst of a divorce may face confusion about the best approach to splitting this asset, particularly if a mortgage still exists or if a new mortgage will be sought by either party. This aspect of the division of assets can...

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Money mistakes people make in divorce

  •   July 12, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Divorce

New York individuals who wish to end their marriage may be in a hurry to terminate this legal relationship. However, many individuals commonly make mistakes related to the division of assets that are part of the marital estate. Making some of the mistakes mentioned...

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Judge orders Frank McCourt’s ex-wife to pay his legal fees

  •   July 7, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Divorce

New York baseball fans might remember Frank McCourt, former owner of the Dodgers. After three decades of marriage, Frank McCourt and his wife Jamie ended their marriage. Their divorce settlement detailed a division of assets that gave Jamie McCourt $131 million and...

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Marriage over for movie stars Griffith and Banderas

  •   June 20, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Divorce

Melanie Griffith has filed for divorce from Antonio Banderas after 18 years of marriage. They said that this represents an amicable parting with respect for each other and their family. Despite a desire to remain cordial, the couple, like couples in New York who are...

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Making divorce manageable

  •   June 5, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Divorce

For New York couples going through a divorce, the processes of property division, child custody agreements and settling on alimony may be tough to manage. While only divorces with children involved require child custody decisions, every divorce requires property...

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DAPTs used in prenuptial planning

  •   May 21, 2014
  •    The Mandel Law Firm
  •   Divorce

New York residents who desire to have more protection than a prenuptial agreement would allow may consider utilizing a domestic asset protection trust. This financial vehicle can assist individuals with the division of assets and segregate certain assets and income...

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