Divorce

Grey divorce is on the rise – here’s why

Divorce is a mercurial cultural institution; it takes on new meaning depending on the decade and generation – new trends arise as perceptions of it change. Recently, one of the most peculiar developments has been a rise in grey divorce. Grey divorce refers to the...

Contested versus uncontested divorce

The image that usually comes to mind at the thought of divorce is a courtroom scene before a judge, or perhaps the two spouses huddled with their attorneys as they sit on opposite sides of a boardroom table. In spite of this traditional view, far more divorces are now...

New York alternative dispute resolution options

Divorce can be difficult for couples to go through. It may be helpful for them to understand alternative dispute resolution options which can reduce the anxiety and the expense of a traditional court process. Mediation In a mediation, a neutral person called a...

Is an uncontested divorce right for me?

There is a perception that every divorce in New York and across the United States involves couples who are disagreeing about every issue in their case and cannot find any area of common ground. While that might be true in the more prominent cases that are reported on...

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