The Paley Rothman Blog
Paley Rothman shares this library of resources with clients and friends of the firm to help them stay ahead of legal and business developments and trends. Here, you will find helpful tips and tools written by our attorneys.
November 19, 2018
As our Family Law Practice Co-Chairs Carlos Lastra and Tracey J. Coates, put it: the holidays are already stressful, and divorce adds another layer. In this Q&A, they offer tips on managing divorce during the holidays: tips for blended families and divorced parents; how to face your first Christmas alone after divorce; how to see your ex at the holidays, and best ways for sharing custody during the holidays.
April 17, 2017
The divorce game has changed. Take a look at how we can use digital forensic evidence to prove cohabitation, stop alimony payments, and even get some back.
August 24, 2016
With the continued proliferation of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other websites, as well as the use of other digital tools and devices, how does someone without access to a hacker find out if their spouse has strayed and secure that information without going to jail?
October 11, 2013
The Internal Revenue Code [IRC] allows taxpayers to take personal exemptions for themselves–and their dependents. In order to be legally eligible for an exemption, a dependent must be a “qualifying” child who meets the following criteria:
September 3, 2013
Over the past several decades, more and more grandparents have traded in their retirement plans – some voluntarily and others by necessity – and taken on the role of primary caretakers of their grandchildren. As a result of higher divorce rates, the increased drug and alcohol addiction of younger parents and a troubled economy, grandparents are, with greater frequency, interacting with their grandchildren on a daily or at least a much more frequent basis.