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Spouse Won’t Sign Divorce Papers on Long Island Solutions

Spouse Won’t Sign Divorce Papers on Long Island Solutions

Spouse Won’t Sign Divorce Papers on Long Island Solutions

As a divorce lawyer practicing on Long Island for many years, I know that up until 2010, if you lived in New York and your spouse refused to sign divorce papers, he or she could complicate your divorce and make it more lengthy and expensive by contesting the grounds for divorce.

Fortunately, this issue was largely addressed by New York’s adoption of the No-Fault divorce law. In a no-fault divorce, courts can grant a divorce based upon “irreconcilable differences” in the marriage, rather than requiring that fault be placed on one spouse or the other. (more…)

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