Spousal Support in New York – Part 2

Spousal Support in New York – Part 2 | Daniel R. Burns

{3:18 minutes to read} In a recent post, I wrote about the new spousal support law that New York has adopted. This new law created a formula for determining spousal maintenance based on the income of each spouse and the length of the marriage. This law took effect on January 23, 2016, but, since I knew it was coming, I started informing my clients about its provisions in September. And when I started applying it to some “real life” situations, I became concerned that in many instances, this new law just might not be “fair” to the payee spouse.

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