Divorce Saloon International: Q&A: What is the best way to negotiate a postnuptial agreement?

In Divorce & Separation, Financial Planning, Postnuptial Agreements

Negotiating a Postnuptial Agreement: Lessons from the First Lady By Lisa Zeiderman First published on Divorce Saloon International The postnuptial agreement is the less famous but no-less valuable sibling of the prenup. These agreements are executed after a couple gets married to settle their affairs and assets in the event of a separation or divorce. […]

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Wednesdays at Michael’s by Diane Clehane

In Firm News

First published on LookOnline.com I was very excited about this week’s lunch at Michael’s because I was going to be talking to three fabulous women from companies I’ve long admired – Hearst, Talbots and Dress for Success (which is actually a non-profit that’s so well run it could teach many corporations a thing or two […]

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Westchester County Business Journal: Good Things Happening – Supreme Honor

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By Westchester County Business Journal’s Editorial Staff First posted on Westchester County Business Journal Two founding partners of a law firm with offices in White Plains and Manhattan have been admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States. Lisa Zeiderman and Faith Miller of the firm Miller Zeiderman & Wiederkehr LLP […]

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CNN Money: Alimony payers lose tax deduction under GOP bill

In Alimony/Spousal Support, Custody, Divorce & Separation, Family Law, Financial Planning

By Jackie Wattles First published on CNN Money Breaking up is hard to do. But the GOP tax bill could make it even harder, divorce lawyers say. The final version of the tax plan, which was released Friday and is set for votes next week, eliminates the tax deduction for alimony payments. Divorce lawyers say this […]

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Miller Zeiderman & Wiederkehr’s Faith Miller and Lisa Zeiderman Admitted to the Supreme Court Bar

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New York – December 11, 2017 – Miller Zeiderman & Wiederkehr LLP is pleased to announce that founding partners Faith Miller and Lisa Zeiderman have been admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States by the Honorable Lewis J. Lubell of the Westchester County Courthouse. They were among 32 attorneys from […]

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MarketWatch: Under Trump’s tax plan, divorces are about to get a lot nastier

In Alimony/Spousal Support, Custody, Divorce & Separation, Family Law, Financial Planning

There’s no longer a silver lining to paying spousal support. President Trump’s tax plan unveiled this week will abolish tax deductions on alimony. This won’t impact people who have already agreed on their payment amounts but — assuming the GOP tax bill is passed by Congress — this new arrangement will be in effect for divorce decrees on Jan. 1, 2018 and thereafter. “This will create a total reevaluation of divorce cases,” said Malcolm Taub, partner and co-chair of the divorce and family law practice group at Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP. “It’s major.”

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