On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Thursday, December 20, 2018.
You started down your career path when you got to college at age 18. You hadn't even met your future spouse yet. However, the choices you made and the career you chose could have a massive impact on the odds that you'll get divorced.
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.
When deciding how to divide custody, courts consider a lot of different factors. These often include the age of the children, their relationships with the parents, the mental and physical health of those parents, the living situation and related factors -- like what school the children will go to -- and the children's own wishes.
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Thursday, November 8, 2018.
If you're getting divorced when you're close to standard retirement age, your instinct may be to give up other financial assets in order to keep your house. You are trying to limit the amount of change in your life. Your marriage may end, but at least you'll know you have a place to live. Isn't that a wise choice?
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Wednesday, October 24, 2018.
When your spouse asks you for a divorce, you find yourself unsure how to think about your life. All you ever planned for was a marriage. This was the life you imagined. If you're not going to have it, what are you supposed to do to move forward? What comes next?
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Thursday, October 18, 2018.
People often talk about the changes brought on by the next generation, some of which are very unexpected. One prime example comes from a recent study that found that the divorce rate in the United States, which jumped quickly as divorce became less taboo in the past few decades, has started to fall again. From 2008 to 2016, it dropped by a stunning 18 percent.
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Friday, October 5, 2018.
In modern American culture, people often think it is healthy and even commendable to become a workaholic. Putting in extra hours is seen as dedication. People brag about how much they work and how much they're getting done.
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Friday, September 28, 2018.
Parenting time is one of the most contentious discussions people can have during a separation, divorce or battle for child custody. Even when a child custody agreement is in place, some parents will take it upon themselves to do whatever they please. Today, we will take a look at how you can handle issues with parenting time in New York.
On behalf of Michael G. Putter, Attorney at Law posted in divorce on Friday, September 7, 2018.
It's wise to refrain from using social media when going through a divorce. These accounts can easily get you into trouble. That's especially true if you are trying to come away with a good settlement when the agreement is finalized. Here's why social media can be so detrimental to your divorce.