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A Message from our firm on Coronavirus COVID-19

We are facing uncharted waters as we adjust to this new “normal”.  During the current coronavirus public health emergency, many of us are unsure of what the near future holds. The NY State Court System remains open to address all essential and critical needs of the...

How divorce may impact a family farm

If you and your spouse own a family farm, special considerations apply if you decide to divorce. Preparing for this situation can help minimize the impact to the business.  Keep these factors in mind when planning to end a marriage involving a family farm in New...

2 requirements to begin a divorce case

Sometimes, there is no solution for a bad marriage other than to get a divorce. You may try to save the marriage, but if it does not work, then you need to begin the steps to legally end it. Because marriage is a legal institution, you have to use legal methods to end...

Understanding a Chapter 12 farm bankruptcy

If you are a New York family farmer facing tough economic times, a Chapter 12 bankruptcy may be just what you need. As its name states, Chapter 12 - Adjustment of Debts of a Family Farmer with a Regular Annual Income applies to family farmers only, not farming...