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New Divorce Laws in New York Level the Playing Field

For family law and divorce representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479 New York has enacted new divorce laws that are designed to level the playing field between spouses in a divorce proceeding. No longer will the breadwinner, or the spouse with more money have such a distinct  … Read more

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Should Juveniles Be Given a Fresh Start When They Become Adults?

For criminal defense representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479 Kids do stupid things. It is part of being a kid and growing up. Virtually everyone has done something stupid during the course of their youth, which they may, or may not, have had to answer for. The  … Read more

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The Power of Trust

For estate planning representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479 Perhaps you partook of an exercise when you were a child to fall backwards and trust those with you to catch you and keep you out of harms way. You learned that trust could be very powerful. In  … Read more

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Post-Divorce Modifications

For family law and divorce representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479. No one wants to go through a divorce, or rather the divorce process. A contested divorce can be messy, time consuming and draining on you, your emotions and your resources. Divorce can be expensive, time consuming  … Read more

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How to Avoid Traffic Court

For criminal defense representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479 Let’s face it – a traffic ticket can be a pain in the derriere. You don’t want the points against your license, and you certainly don’t want to ruin a day hanging out in traffic court. So what  … Read more

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Post – Divorce Modifications | Suffolk County

For family law and divorce representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479 No one wants to go through a divorce, or rather the divorce process. A contested divorce can be messy, time consuming and draining on you, your emotions and your resources. Divorce can be expensive, time consuming  … Read more

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Estate Planning Is Not Just for the Rich and Powerful

For estate planning representation throughout Suffolk County and Nassau County – call attorney Shawn Kassman at 631-232-9479 Many people have the misconception that estate planning is only for the rich and powerful. The truth of the matter is that everyone should have an estate plan. While it is true that some situations may call for  … Read more

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The Pros and Cons of Divorce

If you are struggling in your marriage, unable to effectively communicate about or agree on anything, and you see little chance of turning the situation around, you may have considered filing for divorce. You may recognize that divorce can solve some of your problems while giving rise to others. This article identifies some of the  … Read more

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Nebraska Town Mulling Ban on Renting to Illegal Immigrants

Fremont, Nebraska is holding a vote today on whether to allow landlords to rent to illegal immigrants. A recent dramatic  increase in Hispanic workers at meatpacking plants has caused the community to put this issue on the ballot. Those who support the bill claim that it will protect jobs, health care and the quality of  … Read more

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