Divorce: New York

Divorce: New York

Tag Archives: Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP

Litigating Prenuptial Agreements Is Going To Get Messier

Posted in Agreements and Stipulations, Counsel Fees, Maintenance
Particularly in the Second Department, the last few years have brought a host of cases threatening the enforceability of prenuptial agreements. To review a few just type “prenup” in the keyword search at right. It’s going to get worse. New York’s Domestic Relations Law §236(B)(3) provides that prenuptial and other marital agreements executed with proper… Continue Reading

Pendente Lite Award Prospectively Charged as an Advance Against Wife’s Share of Marital Property

Posted in Agreements and Stipulations, Temporary (Pendente Lite) Relief
On the wife’s motion for temporary relief, Supreme Court, New York County Justice Deborah A. Kaplan in Lennox v. Weberman, awarded the wife tax-free maintenance of $38,000 per month, plus the wife’s unreimbursed medical expenses up to $2,000 per month, interim counsel fees of $50,000, and expert fees of $35,000. By its February 26, 2013… Continue Reading