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HoganWillig in the News

September 21, 2016

Business First: NY Court of Appeals expands definition of what is a parent

“HoganWillig family and matrimonial attorney Elizabeth DiPirro called it an important decision for the gay and lesbian community that should provide more non-biological parents with access to their children.”

Business First: More judges awarding parents equal time with children

“The thought that children needed to have their mother and the time with the father wasn’t as important has changed, according to HoganWillig attorney Elizabeth DiPirro. She said research shows that children who grew up with that type of arrangement didn’t fare as well.”

Business First: Path of celebrities illustrates need for estate planning

“The recent death of Prince provided our office with a teachable moment for clients: With some good legal advice, a person has the power to avoid the circus sometimes associated with a death unattended by appropriate estate planning. Just a bit of foresight sealed in some legal documents will help avoid a mess farther down the road,” writes our managing attorney Diane R. Tiveron.