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5 Advantages of Divorce Mediation

While many people assume divorce is a highly emotional and expensive process, there are some couples who are able to end their marriage on good and respectful terms without breaking the bank. Divorce ...
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Divorce & Social Media

From sharing photos from your adventures and posting your thoughts and opinions to staying up-to-date with your loved ones’ lives and current events, social media has become a significant part ...
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How to Know When Divorce is the Right Decision

Getting a divorce is a major decision and one that should not be taken lightly. If you feel like your marriage is on the rocks and you are unsure if it is time to call it quits, there are some ...
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Divorce: Where to Start

If you have recently come to the realization that you and your spouse can no longer make your marriage work, your next step is to file for a divorce. If you have never been through this process ...
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What You Need to Know About Separation Agreements in New York

Not all married couples are ready to pull out the plug on their marriage and move forward with a divorce. In such cases, a separation agreement might be the better fit, allowing you and your spouse to ...
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Will a Divorce Save Me on Taxes?

If you are in the midst of getting a divorce or are recently divorced, taxes might not be at the forefront of your mind, but you still need to take the time to understand the impact it could have on ...
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Why Do Divorce Rates Spike in January?

Beginning the new year as the new you usually just means getting a gym membership for some people, but for a surprisingly vast amount of couples, this also includes getting a divorce. In fact, there ...
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How to Divorce Stress-Free (Or Close to It) After the Holidays

The start of every year – year after year – sees a noticeable spike in divorce rates as people decide that, with the holidays over, it is now the right time to end their marriage. ...
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The Effects of Divorce on Children

When you and your spouse decide it is time to end your marriage, the most important issue between the two of you is not finances, nor is it property—it is your shared children. Divorce is ...
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How to Prepare Financially for Divorce

One of the greatest concerns that people have about divorce is the impact that it can have on their finances. "Will divorce leave me with nothing?" "Will divorce affect my credit ...
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How to Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce

We’ve all heard and read the statistics – “Fifty percent of marriages end in divorce.” While studies do show that approximately half of first marriages in America end in ...
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See the Holidays Through Your Children's Eyes

Divorced parents can continue to create happy holiday memories for their children. Children marvel at the wonder that this season brings. To preserve their joy, you and the child's other parent ...
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Don't Divorce the Holidays

In the midst of a divorce finding joy in the holiday season can be difficult. However, do not allow this phase of your life taint this time for you. Let Friedman & Friedman handle your divorce ...
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Suffolk County Supreme Court Gives Divorced Parents Joint Residential Custody

Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law prides itself on taking on the cases and struggles of clients that some firms would give up on. Most recently, we pursued a case for a result that was a not ...
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We're Leading Parental Rights in Same Sex Marriage

I am so honored to have been part of a same-sex marriage case that was recently ruled in our favor, setting a precendent for all other same-sex families going through the same situation. To briefly ...
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Sari M. Friedman Named to 2014 Super Lawyers®

Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law is proud to announce that Attorney Sari M. Friedman was recently named to the 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers ® list. This is a designation earned by ...
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Sari M. Friedman Among "Women Leaders in the Law" in NY for 2014

Long Island Divorce Attorney Sari M. Friedman has recently been selected by New York magazine as one of New York's top female attorneys. These award honorees are being recognized through the ...
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Attorney Sari Friedman Participates in Lifespire's Charity Golf Classic

Long island Divorce Attorney Sari M. Friedman hit the green for a good cause yesterday—she played in Lifespire's 13 th Annual Golf Classic and also served as a sponsor for the charity golf ...
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Examining the Costs of Same-Sex Divorce

Although most same-sex couples throughout the United States are fighting for the right to marry, others are fighting for the right to divorce. Since most states uphold different laws about the ...
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Parental Rights after Marriage Equality Act

In July of 2011 New York State passed the Marriage Equality Act granting same sex couples the right to marry in the state of New York. Part of the legislature stayed in pertinent part that, It is the ...
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Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements

Prenuptial agreements are not just for the wealthy, neither are post-nuptial agreements. With a prenuptial agreement, you can protect your assets and your family. There are a number of things you can ...
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Choosing a Divorce Attorney

If there's one time you want the right person in your corner, it's during a divorce. Having the best attorney for your situation is critical. Here's how to find one. Do's Start your ...
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Sari Friedman Receives 2012 Leadership in Law Award by Long Island Business News

Sari M. Friedman, the founding attorney at Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law has recently been awarded the 2012 Leadership in Law Award by Long Island Business News. The Leadership in Law ...
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Unemployment and Divorce

Often clients who are going through a divorce are unemployed or have recently lost their job. Depending on the circumstances, the financial matters of your divorce will be affected by this lack of ...
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Enhanced earnings: How much is the non-titled spouse entitled to?

Enhanced earnings is the value attributed to a spouse who obtained a degree or license during the marriage, because his or her earning capacity is greater due to earning that degree. Thus, where one ...
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