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So, how are you really doing?

So, how are you really doing?

  While you may be enjoying some aspects of being on lockdown – like being able to spend more time with your family – how are you really doing? Are you worried about getting sick… Read More

Yes, You Need a Therapist

Yes, You Need a Therapist

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Most of the time, when a client comes to meet with me about custody or divorce issues, they are in the middle of a crisis. It is not a… Read More

Posted: May 20th, 2020
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Full House? Why Wait? Mediate!

Full House? Why Wait? Mediate!

Full House? Why Wait? Mediate! Is your house feeling a little too FULL lately? Mary-Kate Olsen, former child star of the television sitcom “Full House” thought so recently when she asked a Manhattan, New York… Read More

Hooray for (Revisionist) Hollywood!

Hooray for (Revisionist) Hollywood!

Review of Hollywood on Netflix, by Jennifer Dumin As a single person living and working from home during this pandemic, binge-watching television has become an important part of my new normal. I often devour hours… Read More

Posted: May 15th, 2020
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Cirko v. Commissioner of SSA

Cirko v. Commissioner of SSA

At the heart of Cirko is that claimants have statutory rights to due process hearings before an ALJ with a valid appointment and that harm is presumed from the fact that they did not have a hearing before a properly appointed officer.

Posted: May 11th, 2020
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Do Marital Settlement Agreements Need a Force Majeure Provision?

Do Marital Settlement Agreements Need a Force Majeure Provision?

The Legal Intelligencer (online Family Law column), April 2020 Pennsylvania Law Weekly, May 2020 Unless you have been living under a rock for the last four weeks, you know how COVID-19 has upended the nation…. Read More

No One Cares About Your Affair

No One Cares About Your Affair

          No one cares about your affair. One of the questions that often arises in divorce consultations is infidelity. Sometimes it is emotional infidelity but, usually, it is the earthier type…. Read More

Posted: May 4th, 2020
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