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My husband and I have a separation agreement in New York that

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is over 12 years old.My...
My husband and I have a separation agreement in New York that is over 12 years old.My then Lawyer said If I want to pay $150 I could file a copy with the Supreme Court and get an index number. I never did.Is this separation agreement still binding?
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The agreement is still very much binding, filing it with the Supreme Court means only that if it is violated, instead of suing for breach of contract (which is what the agreement is) you could file a motion for contempt of court because upon filing the court would make it an order in your separation.


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