KGG Partner Gary Graifman Joins Panel on Class Action Lawsuits

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Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman is pleased to announce that partner Gary Graifman will be joining an esteemed panel for a live-streamed webinar on class action lawsuits. Titled “Class Action and Complex Litigation: Demystifying Trends, Developments, and Legal Challenges,” the panel will stream live on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, from 3 PM – 4:30 PM (ET). A recording of the panel …

4 Things Often Overlooked in Divorce Negotiations

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During a divorce, it is hard to make rational decisions with long-term implications when you are upset or stressed. Yet, you will be asked to work out a divorce agreement that will be binding for years to come. Here are some things overlooked by many soon-to-be ex-spouses. There are always loose ends Divorce legally ends your marriage, but it does …

The Four Main Issues in Divorce

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Divorce is stressful– fraught with many difficult decisions. Dissolving a marital relationship when minor children are involved is even more challenging, given the emotionally-charged content of addressing issues like custody and child support.  It’s always in your best interest to come to an agreement with your spouse regarding these four main issues, and, when in doubt, seek professional guidance from …

No-Fault vs. Fault Divorce: What Are the Differences?

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Marriage is a form of a contract, and until very recently, when a spouse wanted to end that contract, state laws required them to state a reason for the contract’s termination. As marriage laws evolved, states adopted “no-fault” divorce laws that substantially simplified the divorce process. New York and New Jersey have their own forms of “no-fault” divorce laws, and …

When to Call It Quits on Your Marriage

By adminDivorce attorney

Marriage takes commitment and is a constant work in progress. While some couples can work through the tricky and obstacle-laden terrain, others may be questioning whether it’s time to call it quits. Marriages aren’t all sunshine and buttercups. Couples will disagree, and tensions will flare. If your relationship with a spouse has become toxic, or you are both emotionally “checked-out,” …

Finding Peace During Divorce

By adminFamily Law Attorney

Divorce is one of the most challenging experiences many people go through. Maintaining personal peace throughout the process can make the present and future easier. Not only can finding mental balance help you survive the emotional upheaval, but it can lead to calmer and more level-headed decisions at a time when this is crucial. Staying positive may not come easily …

4 Signs You Are Ready for Divorce

By Ryan BrownFamily Law Attorney

Divorce is not a decision to be taken lightly. Much like getting married, divorce alters many aspects of your life, so it is normal to not know whether you should go through with it. Even if you think you are sure, it can be helpful to discuss the decision with trusted people in your life and make sure you have …

What to Do When a Traffic Violation Results in Personal Injury

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Most car accidents occur because at least one of the drivers involved was doing something unsafe like speeding, looking at a phone, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or driving while drowsy. Some of these unsafe practices, like speeding, can be traffic violations on their own. Others, like drowsy driving, might technically be legal, but they may lead …

Driving During Outbreak: How to Keep Your Vehicle COVID-19 Free

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There’s no hiding from the stark reality about this global pandemic. Everyone is aware of the transmission risks and the necessity to safeguard oneself from the virus. Despite quarantine measures, many New York and New Jersey residents are considered “essential” workers who must travel to and from their place of employment every day, whether that’s by personal vehicle, rideshare, taxi, …

6 Top Driving Distractions to Avoid

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The personal injury lawyers at Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman understand the devastation that can follow when you take your eyes off the road for even a moment. Here are some ways to protect yourself and others. Common driving distractions and how to avoid them Nearly one in 10 fatal accidents involve distracted driving. Interruptions to your attention can come in …