• Matter of Ryan P v. Sarah P.

    Publication Date: 2021-10-05
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Third Department
    Judge: Justice Presiding John Colangelo
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Ryan P., Respondent: Mary Jane Murphy, Binghamton.
    for defendant: For Appellant: Ronald R. Benjamin of counsel, Law Office of Ronald R. Benjamin, Binghamton. For Tioga County Department of Social Services, Respondent: Thomas P. Coulson of counsel, Peter DeWind, County Attorney, Owego. Attorney for the Children: Veronica M. Gorman, Binghamton.

    Case Number: 527760

    Panel Affirms Orders Awarding Father Sole Custody and Placing Mother Under DSS Supervision

  • Small v. Yezzi

    Publication Date: 2021-10-04
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Third Department
    Judge: Justice Presiding Christine Clark
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Respondent: Melody A. Mackenzie of counsel, Melody A. Mackenzie PLLC, Troy.
    for defendant: For Appellant: Jennifer P. Rutkey of counsel, Gordon, Tepper & DeCoursey, LLP, Glenville.

    Case Number: 531109

    Husband Fails to Appeal From Final Judgment and Appeal of Intermediate Order Dismssed

  • Travis A. v. Vilma B.

    Publication Date: 2021-10-01
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Third Department
    Judge: Justice Presiding Christine Clark
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Respondent Pro Se: Travis A., Cortland.
    for defendant: For Appellant: Jonathan D. Lamberti of counsel, Milbank LLP, New York City. For Sanctuary for Families and another, amici curiae: John E. Roberts of counsel, Proskauer Rose LLP, Boston, Massachusetts.

    Case Number: 531115

    Court Erred in Granting Husband Annulment for Fraud in Inducement, Judgment Reversed

  • Matter of Alicia N. v. Akeem H.

    Publication Date: 2021-09-24
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Family Court, Queens
    Judge: Court Attorney Referee Juanita Wing
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the Mother: David Schnall, Esq.
    for defendant: For the Father: Hilary Nat. Rayaaz N. Khan, Esq.

    Case Number:

    Mother Denied Relocation, But Granted Modification Permitting Father Supervised Visitation

  • Shulman v. Shulman

    Publication Date: 2021-09-21
    Practice Area: Creditors' and Debtors' Rights | Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Warren
    Judge: Justice Robert Muller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff: Mark E. Cerasano, of counsel, Bartlett, Pontiff, Stewart & Rhodes, P.C., Glens Falls.
    for defendant: For Defendant: Peter F. Sisca, of counsel, Sisca Sisca & Associates LLP, Port Chester.

    Case Number: EF2020-68349

    No Reasonable Excuse for Delay in Answering Denies Extension to Do So; Cross-Motion Denied

  • Matter of J.W. v. K.M

    Publication Date: 2021-09-20
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Family Court, Franklin
    Judge: Judge Robert Main Jr.
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Michael J, Phillips, Esq., Attorney at Law, Plattsburgh, New York.
    for defendant: Kevin F. Nichols, Esq., Attorney at Law, Malone, New York. Attorney for Child: Tammy L.V. Gordon, Esq., Malone, New York. Stephen D. Button, Esq., County Attorney, St. Lawrence County, Canton, New York. Gregory LaDuke, Esq., Attorney at Law, Lake Placid, New York.

    Case Number: V-00338-17/20C

    Court Lacks Authority to Compel Father to Provide Continued Visitation to Ex-Foster Parent

  • Khan v. Hasan

    Publication Date: 2021-09-17
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Nassau
    Judge: Justice Jeffrey Goodstein
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 613261/2020

    Parties' Mahr Agreement Found Unenforceable as Lacking Acknowledgment, Deemed Void

  • Lieberman v. Lieberman

    Publication Date: 2021-09-09
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice Paul Alpert
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff Represented By: Brian D. Perskin & Associates, P.C.
    for defendant: Defendant Represented By: Greenspoon Marder, LLP.

    Case Number: 25704/2020E

    Wife Denied Motion to Disqualify Husband's Firm for Conflict of Interest

  • Matter of Rachel S. v. Evan T.

    Publication Date: 2021-09-03
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Family Court, Nassau
    Judge: Support Magistrate Sondra Toscano
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner by: Marc W. Roberts, Esq., Rachel S.
    for defendant: Respondent by: retained Robert G. Venturo, Esq., Evan T.

    Case Number: F-04868-20

    Mother's Support Petition Considered Filed at Time of Date Stamp by Clerk of Court

  • Lombardi v. Lombardi

    Publication Date: 2021-08-30
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Suffolk
    Judge: Justice Valerie Cartright
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff's Attorney: Vesselin Mitev, Esq., Mitev Law Firm, P.C., Stony Brook, NY.
    for defendant: Defendant's Attorney: Dorothy Anne Courten, Esq., The Law Office of Dororthy A. Courten, PLLC, Hauppauge, NY.

    Case Number: 026233/2011

    Wife Granted Vacatur of Note of Issue, Husband Directed to Respond to Discovery Demands

  • Matter of Aiden J. v. Ulster Cnty. Dep't of Svcs.

    Publication Date: 2021-08-30
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Third Department
    Judge: Justice Presiding Sharon Aarons
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Respondent: Daniel Gartenstein of counsel, Ulster County Department of Social Services, Kingston.
    for defendant: For Appellant: MariAnn Connolly, Kingston. Attorney for the Children: Michelle I. Rosien, Philmont.

    Case Number: 528263

    Father's Conduct Did Not Fall Below Minimum Degree of Care, Neglect Petitions Dismissed