A divorcing Westchester, N.Y., couple’s agreement regarding their children’s college expenses is valid even though its basic child-support provisions are invalid under federal law, a New York state appellate panel has ruled.

At the center of the Appellate Division, 2nd Department’s ruling was the finding that the stipulation’s college-expenses provision was separate and apart from the provisions that must be vacated under the Child Support Standards Act.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]