New York Family Law Attorneys

Marriage


DING DONG, DOMA’S DEAD!

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  •    Steve Mandel
  •   Marriage

QUESTION: Now That DOMA’s Dead, Are Same Sex Married Couples Eligible For Immigration Benefits? ANSWER: YES!! On June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States of America, ruled that the definition of “marriage” and “spouse” as...

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Demi Moore seeks spousal support in divorce from Ashton Kutcher

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  •    Steve Mandel
  •   Marriage

More and more people have considered entering into a prenuptial (or postnuptial) agreement surrounding a marriage in recent years. The trend appears to recognize that although people intend to stay together forever, many marriages break down as time passes. A...

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Till Death Do Us Part?

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  •    Steve Mandel
  •   Marriage

Two days after a man died in a Brooklyn hospital in November 2008, his wife signed an authorization for cremation of the body. The next day the hospital released the body to a funeral home and a day later the body was delivered to a cemetery and cremated. This...

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