Divorce: New York

Divorce: New York

Tag Archives: Injunction

Husband in Divorce Action Ordered to Refinance Home, or Pay Off Half of Mortgage Balance

Posted in Equitable Distribution, Temporary (Pendente Lite) Relief
In order to prevent the foreclosure of the marital residence, a court in a divorce action, and prior to judgment, may order the spouses to cooperate with a refinance application. Moreover, if the property is not successfully refinanced, the court, before divorce judgment, may compel a spouse to satisfy (at least) one half of the … Continue Reading

Divorce Court Will Not Enjoin Wife From Commencing Federal RICO Action Against Husband

Posted in Discovery, Incidental Relief, Temporary (Pendente Lite) Relief
From the “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up” Department: During the course of this Westchester County divorce action, Elizabeth Perry “engaged in inappropriate litigation behavior.” She refused to comply with court orders to produce documents or to submit to an examination before trial, she secreted assets (including millions of dollars of cash assets), and she apparently illicitly acquired … Continue Reading