Protecting Your Small Business in a Divorce

It happens more often than you think: An entrepreneur spends months or years creating a profitable small business, only for his or her marriage to fray and spouse file for divorce. In this scenario, how does the entrepreneur protect the small business from being taken by his or her spouse in the divorce or liquified […]

Getting an Uncontested Divorce in New York: You Should Still Hire an Attorney

An uncontested divorce is a good option for couples who wish to end their marriage quickly and without issues. Because an uncontested divorce requires that couples have no children, demand no alimony, come to terms on property distribution, and have no outstanding issues before filing the petition, many people believe that they do not need […]

What Happens to Property After Divorce?

If you and your spouse decide to file for divorce, one of the biggest tasks will be to distribute your property between you. Property consists of both assets and debts that existed prior to the marriage and were collected during the marriage. When and how property was used during the course of the marriage will […]

Seven Grounds for Divorce in New York Explained

New York requires that a person list grounds when filing for divorce in the state. There are seven listed grounds for filing for divorce, and depending on your case, you may be able to list one or more grounds when submitting your petition for divorce. Below is an explanation of each of the grounds for […]