Blog Posts in 2017

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  • Mediation: Not a Money Saver
    Mediation: Not a Money Saver

    I’m attorney Jonna Spilbor with your 60-second legal lowdown. When comparing mediation to separation or divorce , mediation is not the money-saver it’s cracked up to be. Here’s why. One, let’s be ...

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  • Planning for Your Divorce
    Planning for Your Divorce

    I’m Attorney Jonna Spilbor with the holiday edition of your 60 Second Legal Lowdown . The phrase “I want a divorce ” doesn’t exactly flow after please pass the figgy pudding. But if your new year’s ...

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  • To Blow or Not to Blow
    To Blow or Not to Blow

    This question is about as easy to answer as, “What is the meaning of life?” First, know this: in the state of New York, if you DO NOT take a chemical test (blood, breath or urine), your privilege to ...

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  • After Divorce Help
    After Divorce Help

    I’m Attorney Jonna Spilbor with your 60 Second Legal Lowdown . Don’t think that just because the ink is dry on your divorce , it’s all over except the crying. If you don’t want to get caught ...

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  • What to Do If I Get Pulled Over?
    What to Do If I Get Pulled Over?

    TRUE OR FALSE: I must answer all of the questions asked of me once I am pulled over by police. FALSE: Police are entitled to ask you basic “pedigree” information when you are stopped for a traffic ...

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  • Divorce Is NOT the End of the World
    Divorce Is NOT the End of the World

    I’m attorney Jonna Spilbor with your 60-second legal lowdown. When “til’ death do us part turns out to be entirely too long.” The phrase “til’ death do us part” first came about way back when the ...

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