Report Shows Divorce Rate Higher if Woman is Breadwinner

By MatadorAdminFamily Law Attorney

According to CBS News, divorce rates are higher among married couples when women are the household’s financial breadwinners. CBS cited statistics by the Pew Research Center, which indicate that women are now the breadwinners in 40 percent of American households, compared with just 11 percent back in 1960. The network reported that a study recently found that the divorce rate …

Rockland County Bus Accident Victims Identified

By MatadorAdminNews

According to LoHud.com, police have released the names of a 17-year-old from Chestnut Ridge teen and three other Rockland County residents who were injured in a fatal church van crash on October 1 on the Garden State Parkway in New Jersey. The website reports that Velma Castro, 39, of Chestnut Ridge was killed in the crash. Andrea Cifuentes, 17, of …

Master P’s Wife Files for Divorce

By MatadorAdminFamily Law Attorney

According to the gossip site TMZ, rapper Master P’s wife Sonya Miller has filed for divorce after 24 years of marriage. Master P, whose real name is Percy Miller, is not only a well known rapper, he is the owner and founder of No Limit Records, Bout It Inc., No Limit Clothing, No Limit Communications, No Limit Films, No Limit …

Let Our Orangetown Lawyers Evaluate Your Case

By MatadorAdminPersonal Injury Lawsuits

Orangetown is located in southeast Rockland County, NY, sitting northwest of New York City, east of Ramapo, south of Clarkstown and west of the Hudson River. The town has a population of about 50,000 people. Orangetown was established by Dutch settlers in 1683 and became part of Rockland County when the county itself was founded in 1798. Incorporated villages in …

Secret Credit Card Spending Contributes to Divorce

By MatadorAdminFamily Law Attorney

The Huffington Post had an interesting story last week indicating that a survey discovered that secret credit card spending played a part in many couples’s divorces. According to the HuffPost, a survey done by an online marketing company discovered that 1 in 10 people admit that hidden credit card purchases played a role in their separation or divorce. The poll …

Let Our New City Attorneys Review Your Case

By MatadorAdminNew City, Posts By Location

New City is a hamlet and the county seat of Rockland County, New York. The city is part of the New York Metropolitan Area and a suburb of New York City. The ZIP code of New City is 10956. New City is accessible through highway and roadways traveling from Bergen County, New Jersey, Westchester County, New York, Manhattan and the …

KGG Attorneys Achieve Favorable Resolution in Parental Alienation Case

By MatadorAdminChild Custody

The attorneys at the law firm of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. recently achieved a victory for our client, a father of three children, engaged in a long-term child custody battle regarding parental alienation. Our client had been subjected to heinous and false charges by the mother of his children over a 10-year period, including false allegations of sexual and physical …

KGG Files Lawsuit For Woman Injured By V8 Bottle

By MatadorAdminProduct Liability

The attorneys at the law firm of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. recently filed a lawsuit in a Rockland County Court against Campbell Soup Company, Inc., CSC Brands LP, and The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, LLC, after a plaintiff was injured when a bottle of V8 Fusion Juice exploded into her eye. The July 2013 accident caused the woman severe …

Divorce Can Impact Financial Aid For Students

By MatadorAdminDivorce attorney

CBS News had an interesting story last week focusing on the divorce and its impact on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, which is required to get a college loans. In the report, CBS said that there were a few things you should look out for if your parents are divorcing and you are collecting financial aid: …

Woman Killed in Dumont Pedestrian Accident

By MatadorAdminNews

A 63-year-old immigrant from South Korea was killed by an SUV in Dumont on September 25 as she was crossing a street near her dry cleaning business. According to NorthJersey.com, Eun Ok Jo, who became an immigration success story after moving to the country 30 years ago, was walking at East Madison Avenue and Howard Street shortly after 9:30 a.m. …