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David Ivan Bliven
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David Bliven’s Legal Cases

8 total

  • Backhaus v. Backhaus, 128 A.D.3d 872, 9 N.Y.S.3d 618 (2d Dept 2015)

    Practice Area:
    Child support
    Date:
    May 20, 2015
    Outcome:
    Trial Court reversed
    Description:
    Default judgment vacated on appeal, after Trial Judge refused to vacate a child support arrears judgment entered after ex-wife served client via certified mail - when the mail wasn't even signed for!
  • Matter of Delehia J., 93 A.D.3d 668, 939 N.Y.S.2d 570 (2d Dept 2012)

    Practice Area:
    Child abuse
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Precedent established
    Description:
    Despite neglect finding being upheld, the case established an important precedent that the source of a report of suspected child abuse must be revealed before the report of that abuse can be entered into evidence.
  • Ito v. Ito, 73 A.D.3d 983, 900 N.Y.S.2d 665 (2d Dept. 2010)

    Practice Area:
    Divorce and separation
    Date:
    May 18, 2010
    Outcome:
    Won appeal
    Description:
    Client's default vacated.
  • Barnette v. Blair, 57 A.D.3d 893, 870 N.Y.S.2d 409 (2d Dept 2008)

    Practice Area:
    Child custody
    Date:
    Dec 23, 2009
    Outcome:
    Appeal won
    Description:
    Court order switching custody from mother to father overturned.
  • Scott v. Scott, 62 A.D.3d 714, 879 N.Y.S.2d 488 (2d Dept 2009)

    Practice Area:
    Child support
    Date:
    May 05, 2009
    Outcome:
    Appeal won.
    Description:
    Client's conviction for wilfull violation of support order & sentence of incarceration overturned.
  • Khan v. Dolly, 6 A.D.3d 437, 774 N.Y.S.2d 365 (2d Dept 2004)

    Practice Area:
    Child custody
    Date:
    Apr 05, 2004
    Outcome:
    Appeal won
    Description:
    Overturned court's summary decision to switch custody of child from mother to father.
  • In re Cory M., 307 A.D.2d 1035, 763 N.Y.S.2d 771 (2d Dept 2003)

    Practice Area:
    Child abuse
    Date:
    Aug 25, 2003
    Outcome:
    Appeal won
    Description:
    Overturned trial court decision denying client a hearing on continued removal of his children and placement in foster care.
  • Colvin v. Guo

    Practice Area:
    Child custody
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Outcome:
    Custody restored!
    Description:
    International Kidnapping case which was reported on NBC's Today Show, among other media. We were successful, after working with various domestic & international investigators as well as the New York court system, in re-gaining custody of the child for my client. (http://www.nydailynews.com/archives/news/mom-pays-ex-hubby-60g-son-back-article-1.498892)