Family Court Program Blog

February 2016 – 4th Department Family Court Case Notes

CHILD CUSTODY & PARENTING TIME Change of Circumstances “Alienation” Ladd v. Krupp, 2016 NY Slip Opinion _____ [4th Dept 2/11/16] The father’s concerted effort to interfere with the mother’s contact with the child resulted in a finding of a change of circumstances and an award of custody to the mother. The record established that the […]

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4th Department November & December 2015 Family Court Case Law Update

  ATTORNEYS FOR THE CHILD Matter of Aaliyah H., 2015 NY Slip Op 09761 [4th Dept 12/31/15] The father claimed that the different parentage of the subject children resulted in separate interests and thus created a conflict of interest for the Attorney for the Children, who had represented both children at the same hearing. The […]

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