Articles

Schonfeld v Saucedo, Misapplication of Contract Doctrine to a Marital Agreement

Evidentiary Rulings, In-Limine Motions on Appeal

Hollandale Apartments. and Health Club v. Bonsesteel: Justiciability, Ripeness, Advisory Opinion, Subject Matter Jurisdiction

Appellate Review of Ex Parte and Sua Sponte Orders

CPLR 5513(a): Whose Service of the Order or Judgment Starts the 30-Day Limitation Period?

Aggrievement Following a Successful Child Custody Award Continued; Is a Child a Full Party?

Is Standing Jurisdictional to Be Raised First Time on Appeal?, Parts I and II

The Pitfalls of Appellate Practice from Family Court Dispositions and Orders

CPLR 5511, the Pitfalls of Aggrievement, Beyond the Basics, Part, I, Part II

The Breadth of Judicial Notice on Appeal, Dehors the Record Data

Powell v. City of New York: CPLR 4404(a), Preservation of Issues, NYLJ, May 17, 2017

CPLR 5501 and Interim Support Awards, Orders in Post-Trial Decisions

Sholes v. Meagher, the Appellate Imbalance of Sua Sponte Orders

Galetta: Methodology of Acknowledgment v. Evidence of Acknowledgment

CPLR 5511, Aggrievement following a Successful Child Custody Award

Foti v. Foti, Commingling of Separate Property by Tax Return

Book Review: New York Contract Law: A Guide for Non-New York Attorneys

Hearsay Testimony through the Expert Witness, State v. Floyd Y.

Mashreqbank Adds a Layer of Confusion on Notice of Motion

Grucci: Authentication of Tape Recordings and Chain of Custody

Siegmund Strauss; CPLR 5501(a)(1), “Necessarily Affects”, CPLR 3019

Attorney Client Privilege, Notice of Pendency

CPLR 5514(a): The Uncertain Limitations Period following Appeals by Improper Method

Two Appellate Courts Deliver Difficult Interpretations of the No-Fault Statute

Jurisdiction, Due Process and No-Fault Divorce

Late Date Acknowledgments of Agreements

Mahoney-Buntzman, and Johnson: The Persisting Issues

Grandparental Visitation: It’s Evolution In New York State

Inconsistent Appellate Enforcement of the Recital Requirements in DRL § 240(1-b)(h

The Marriage Toll: Prenuptial Agreements and the Tolling of the Statute of Limitations

The Asymmetric Pre-Classification Of The Appreciated Marital Residence1

Express Oral Agreements Between Cohabiting Partners

The CSSA’s Impact on the Doctrine of Necessaries

Wechsler v. Wechsler: Discretionary Vacatur of Stays Under CPLR 5519(2)

Reasonable Expectations from and Conduct Following a Contract

Litigation Tips

Vacatur of Agreements—Oh, That Unsettling Feeling of “Reverse Duress”

Post Note of Issue and Mid-Trial Discovery

Matter of Violi: General Obligations Law § 3-309 and Post Death Marital Real Property

The Graev Condition of the Cohabitation Clause

The Expert’s Recommendation in Custody Cases1

Six-Year Limitations Period and Enforcement Motions

Bernard Madoff, Marital Agreements, Mutual Mistake

People v. Goldstein: The Professional Reliability Rule and Frye

Parallel Obligations of Disclosure and Investigation in Divorce Actions1

Contractual Forbearance from Commencing a Divorce Action1

Support Following the Dismissal of a DRL § 236B[2][a] Action1

No Fault Divorce, Defenses, Supplemental Pleadings, Independent Actions

Mesholam: Prior Action May Not Be Valuation Date

Enforceability of Open Court Stipulations in Matrimonial Actions

Legislative Intent, Public Policy, Grievous Injustice, vis à vis Child Support Arrears

Kojovic v. Goldman: Scienter and Marital Agreements

Counsel Fee Waivers in Prenuptial Agreements following Kessler

Who’s on First? Or, the Second Is on First and the First Is on Second

Community Property in the Equitable Distribution Law, Remarriage Penalty

Howe v. Howe: Troublesome Conclusion On Legislative Intent1

The Expert Witness as a Backdoor to Impermissible Hearsay Testimony

The Burden of Proof in Vacating Prenuptial Agreements1

Frankel v. Frankel: The Sequel to O’Shea v. O’Shea

Expedited Challenges to and Enforcement of Settlement Agreements

Keane: “Double Dipping’, Tangible versus Intangible Assets

Equitable Estoppel and the Nonbiological or Nonadoptive Parent

Chen: The Second Department Deals a Blow to Spousal Tort Actions

CFTC v. Walsh: “Finality”, Justice for Financial Scam Victims

Burden of Proof and Rights to Appreciated Separate Property

The Best Interests of the Child Test and Its Applicability to Grandparental Visitation

O’Connell v. Corcoran, Valutaion Dates following  a Foreign Divorce

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Matrimonial Litigation

Availability of Child Support for the Time Frame Preceding an Application Therefor

Entitlements to Refunds of Transmuted Separate Property

Valuation Dates when More than One Divorce Action Has Been Commenced

Boden: A Decade Later