A Comprehensive Guide to Post-Judgment Modifications in New Jersey

February 28, 2024

Changes Are a Part of Life, and Sometimes These Changes Require Modifications to Original Divorce Agreements Regarding Alimony, Child Support, Custody, or Parenting Time. Circumstances for a divorced couple and their family can change after the divorce is over. Whether those life changes occur a year, five years, or more later, a post-judgment motion is an application filed by one or both former spouses (and, less frequently, a child) requesting that the court modify part(s) of the final divorce agreement. […]

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Alimony Buyouts in New Jersey Divorce Cases

January 29, 2024

Either Spouse may have Reasons to Negotiate Alimony in a Lump Sum and Include it in a Marital Settlement Agreement. Get Perspective with a Cost-Benefit Analysis of Lump Sum Alimony Payments in NJ Divorce. When spouses divorce in New Jersey, it is often difficult for both of the spouses to maintain the standard of living they had as a married couple. In order to support a non-breadwinning spouse financially until they can get their feet on the ground after divorce, […]

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Evolution of Alimony and Gender-Neutral Concerns

December 10, 2023

New Jersey’s Family Law Now Ensures a Gender-Neutral Approach for Equitable Post-Divorce Financial Arrangements, Including Alimony. Over the years, the portrait of marriage and the picture of the family has evolved, challenging many old narratives, especially those that focus on and surround alimony and divorce. Often, these preconceptions hold tight to the fallacy that husbands should automatically be the ones to foot the alimony payments and the general notion that they are the primary earners. However, these are just anecdotes […]

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Is There a Way to Address Alimony Overpayments?

November 15, 2023

Our Family Lawyers Help You Wisely Navigate Alimony Issues to Avoid Financial Strain in Passaic County, NJ Alimony in New Jersey can be a title wave of frustration, bringing with it financial surprises, especially for the paying party. However, alimony should not include economic hardship or ongoing legal headaches. Are you tired of paying more alimony than you should be? Don’t let your hard-earned money go to waste or suffer through a major life change by being expected to meet […]

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The Role of Constructive Trusts in Family Law Matters

September 29, 2023

Constructive Trusts as a Way to Secure Family Law Financial Obligations Such as Child Support or Alimony in Wayne, Clifton, Woodland Park, Montclair, West Orange, and New Jersey A constructive trust, or Callahan trust, is a court-created legal construct requiring one who holds property through unjust or illegal means, such as theft, fraud, or mistake, to maintain it until it is returned to its rightful owner. It is not an actual trust with a trustee but a legal fiction to […]

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