Ask Cassie: Health & Fitness

“ASK CASSIE” JANUARY 2020: HEALTH AND FITNESS Dear Cassie: Am I entitled to receive a copy of my children’s medical and academic records from my ex-spouse? -V.P. Dear V.P. If your Matrimonial Settlement Agreement or Judgment of Divorce identifies you and your ex-spouse as joint legal custodians of your children, you are entitled to not […]

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VIDEO KILLED THE COURTROOM STAR

Technology is increasing everywhere, including in the practice of family law. Although a video deposition of a witness who is unavailable to testify in court is not a novel concept in some areas of the law, there is no controlling statute which addresses videotaped trial testimony in matrimonial matters. So what happens when a party […]

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Celebrating African American History Month – By: John P. Paone, Jr. *

African-American history in the United States has been recognized annually since 1926, first as “Negro History Week” and later as “Black History Month.” Carter G. Woodson, an African American historian and journalist pioneered the celebration originally designated for the second week in February, to coincide with marking the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. […]

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