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Disabled foster youth and Social Security benefits: An overview

D. is a youth who, due to his premature birth, requires 24-hour nursing care. He has limited mobility, needs frequent respiratory treatments and requires a ...

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Matrimonial Matters: College expenses and divorce

Among family lawyers there is a saying, “You can’t make your parents pay for your college — unless they are divorced.” For many years, parties ...

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Matrimonial Matters: Judgment creditors and the former spouse

ROCHESTER, New York — The New York Court of Appeals recently took up the question of whether a former spouse’s interest in real property granted ...

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Support for low-income individuals to satisfy child support arrearages

When a non-custodial parent fails to pay child support, he or she accumulates a debt known as an arrearage. Failure to pay child support over ...

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