When the word "divorce" surfaces in a relationship it can jolt any person who thought that they had committed to the marriage until "death do us part" or reasoned that they could work things out through discussion, persistence and therapy.
Cold feet before marriage are not uncommon, but when the reality sinks in after marriage there are those who may fear they have made a mistake or even exercised poor judgment due to mental health issues such as depression, bipolar disorder, substance abuse or other matters leading to mental incapacity. If you feel you made the decision to marry for the wrong reasons, can your mental health be used as a reason to annul your marriage in New York courts?
Workers in New York who are considered to be exempt employees may be confused as to what this means. While the factors can be murky regarding what constitutes this type of worker, there are certain requirements that must be met in the state. Employees who feel they are misclassified may want to speak with an employee law attorney to examine their rights.
Summer is rapidly approaching and it's only a matter of time before the New York waterways are filled with sailboats, personal water crafts and motorboats. There's something for everyone on the lakes and ocean around our state; whether it be a fishing trip, enjoying a casual ride or getting highspeed thrills on the water. Stay safe, though, boating can be a dangerous hobby.
Discrimination in any form is a deplorable act. It is a sad reality that every day people are denied opportunities like gainful employment because of their race, religion, age or disabilities. One of the most unfortunate places you may face discrimination, however, is when looking for a safe, sturdy place to call home.