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Premarital Agreements

Posted on February 5, 2016 by admin

  Premarital agreements, also known as prenuptial agreements, are guidelines that couples set before getting married, to draw fine lines regarding rights and ownership of certain assets. While premarital agreements aren’t a must, many couples find them to be beneficial. If you or someone you know is interested in obtaining a premarital agreement, contact the law offices of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer and Graifman, P.C. Our team of experienced professionals will offer you nothing but the best legal representation for your matrimonial law needs. Common misconceptions regarding premarital agreements There are many common misconceptions regarding premarital agreements. For example, there are a number of reasons why they are used. Many people believe that premarital agreements are used only in wealthy marriages, to protect one party’s assets. However, such agreements can be used to protect one or both party’s assets in the event that divorce proceedings take place, determine how property will be…
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Proposed Fantasy Sports MDL Teems With Venue Requests

Posted on February 3, 2016 by admin

  By Carolina Bolado Law360, Fort Myers (January 28, 2016, 9: 27 PM ET) — Both plaintiffs and defendants involved in dozens of proposed class actions aimed at fantasy sports websites DraftKings Inc. and FanDuel Inc. pitched consolidation of the  cases Thursday, but they were all over the  map about the venue. In a hearing in Fort Myers, Florida, the Judicial  Panel on  Multidistrict  Litigation  heard pleas for consolidation in the Southern District of New York, the Southern District of Florida, the Eastern District of Louisiana,  the  Southern  District of  Illinois, the  District of  Colorado  and the  District of  Massachusetts. Because the suits’ claims are not identicaI — some allege insider trading, others deceptive marketing and others that the contests are illegal forms of gambling — several plaintiffs argued for coordination before a single judge, but not necessarily consolidation. Gary Graifman of Kantrowitz Goldhamer & Graifman PC, who represents a…
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LEGAL LEADERSTM Presents NEW YORK’S Top Rated Lawyers of 2015

Posted on January 12, 2016 by admin

KANTROWITZ GOLDHAMER & GRAIFMAN, P.C. KNOWLEDGEABLE, HARD-WORKING, TRUSTWORTHY Since 1975, Kantrowitz Goldhamer & Graifman, PC has provided large-firm, full-service, high-quality legal work for a broad range of clients with a wide variety of legal problems. Forty years later, the firm remains “big enough to do it all, and small enough to care.” KGG Partners Barry Kantrowitz, Paul Goldhamer and Gary Graifman, are all recognized as Super lawyers honorees, and lead an AV-rated, multistate team of attorneys that includes talented litigators, authors, lecturers, and TV and radio hosts. The firm’s reputation as one of the premier firms in the northern New York City suburbs has grown to include national class actions and multistate litigation. The firm’s core practice of negligence and personal injury; divorce and family law; wills, trusts and estates; real estate; and corporate law now also includes employment law matters for both employers and employees. RESULTS-ORIENTED For more than…
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