Monthly Archives: April 2013

New York Pre- Nuptial Agreement Upheld: How Would You Rule?

New York divorce courts will uphold unambiguous terms of a pre-nuptial agreement even if enforcing the agreement seems harsh. How would you decide this case if you were the judge? (I will try and hide the genders of the parties so you can impartially rule.) In a recent case, decided by a New York Appellate…
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A Change of Economic Circumstances: When a Party Hits the Lottery

After a divorce is filed it is not uncommon for one of the parties to claim that they are no longer self supporting and have suddenly become indigent.  It is a much rarer issue when one of the parties suddenly becomes rich.   Two recent cases illustrate what happens when one party wins the lottery. …
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