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Moving After a Divorce

Moving is always a hassle, but it becomes even more complicated for a single or divorced parent with custody of their children. Custodial parents cannot move away when the relocation would violate the ...
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3 Common Signs of Domestic Violence

Domestic abuse isn't always a blatant, obvious thing. Sometimes, domestic abuse can be very subtle, especially to the eyes of someone on the outside. Here at The Virdone Law Firm, P.C. , we are ...
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What to Include in Your Parenting Plan

If you are going through a divorce, you know that oftentimes even the simplest of matters cannot be resolved quickly or easily, so it comes as no surprise that agreeing on something as important as a ...
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Connect With The Virdone Law Firm, P.C.

Representing family law clients throughout Nassau County, NY, The Virdone Law Firm, P.C. has helped numerous families in resolving their issues. Experienced in handling high net worth divorces, ...
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Create a Divorce Checklist to Help You Avoid Common Mistakes

When going through a divorce, it can feel overwhelming to have to deal with everything in addition to your everyday life. Handling your finances, dealing with a change in your living situation, ...
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Protecting Retirement Funds in a Divorce

In New York, any assets, investments, and properties accumulated during the marriage will be subject to the laws of " equitable distribution." This means that these elements will all be ...
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Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriages

All 50 states must now grant and recognize same-sex marriages. This was the result of a historic U.S. Supreme Court ruling on June 26, 2015. After a long-standing legal battle, the gay rights movement ...
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Does Marital Fault Play a Role in NY Divorces?

If you are filing for divorce, you most likely have a myriad of questions running through your mind, especially related to how you begin the process and what you need to file. Typically, in order to ...
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Does Your Behavior Affect Divorce Proceedings?

No one will claim that getting as divorce is a walk in the park. If you have filed for a fault divorce, you may be harboring some particularly negative feelings towards your soon-to-be-former spouse. ...
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How Is Child Custody Determined?

Whenever parents their relationship, the biggest consideration will be what happens to their children. While it is generally considered best for a child to have a relationship with both of their ...
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Domestic Violence: How It Can Change Your Divorce

Domestic violence is a serious crime that can occur when one spouse exhibits violent or excessively aggressive behavior against another. While domestic violence was once considered to be a private ...
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Can Adultery Affect Your Divorce Case?

There are some states that do not consider any extraneous factors when deciding to grant a divorce. However, New York is not one of those states. Under state law, a spouse that has committed adultery ...
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Grandparent Support Group in New York

Child custody matters are some of the most emotional and highly-contested cases our firm represents. There is no question that when it comes to the welfare and well-being of a child, there are many ...
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Supreme Court Prohibits Mother From Travelling to Japan Pending Divorce Action

At the Virdone Law Firm, P.C., we recently represented a father whose soon to be ex-wife and plaintiff was a Japanese citizen. Our client, the father, feared the mother would travel to Japan with ...
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NY Family Court May Override Criminal Court Order

An appeals court in New York determined that a family court now has the ability to grant custody to parents who have been banned from contacting their child by a criminal court. If the court order has ...
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Determining Home State Jurisdiction in Child Custody Cases

The Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA) governs the jurisdiction of state courts' to make and modify any "child custody determinations," which expressly ...
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Weve Got To Fight for Our Right To Custody

After nearly three years of marriage, Ashlee Simpson files for divorce from rocker husband, Pete Wentz. Though it was Simpson who filed for divorce, Wentz leaves the blame to Ashlee's party girl ...
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How Much Is Too Much the Fight for Child Support

Playing in the AFC conference championship? Priceless. Paying $70,000 a month in child support? Quite the opposite. New York Jets wide receiver Braylon Edwards was not particularly ecstatic to find ...
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Frasier Star Files for Divorce

Recent reports of the divorce between actor Kelsey Grammer and his estranged wife Camille Donatacci have not been exaggerated. The "Frasier" star had been pushing for an expedited divorce ...
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Welcome To Our Family Law Blog

We are pleased to announce the launch of our Family Law Blog with an RSS feed available at....
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  • Your Divorce
    Advocates

    When you're going through a divorce, it helps to have someone on your side fighting for you.

    Discover Your Options
  • Keep Your Kids
    Close to You

    If you need representation in a child custody battle, our attorneys are ready to fight for your rights.

    Protecting Your Interests
  • Helping Your
    Family Expand

    Adoption is a noble cause and we would be honored to assist you through the legalities.

    Handling the Process
  • Get a Free
    Consultation

    Schedule your evaluation today and meet with one of our attorneys to discuss your case.

    Get Started Now
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