Temporary Maintenance Statute in Practice

Article Title:

"Temporary Maintenance Statute in Practice"

Publication: New York Law Journal,  Volume 247

Published by:  New York State Bar Association

Publication Date: May 2, 2012

Authored By: Allan E. Mayefsky

“When determining what is unjust and inappropriate, courts, tasked with considering 17 factors, have various interpretations. In J.V. v. G.V., 11 the Supreme Court of Nassau County concluded that the presumptive award was unjust and inappropriate and reduced it by one-half, even though the payor husband earned in excess of $500,000. The facts of that case were somewhat unique.”