Restraining Order and Domestic Violence Attorneys serving clients in Woodland Park, Wayne, Paterson and across Passaic County and Northern, NJ. Domestic violence is a subject that is taken very seriously by courts and law enforcement. The 1981 Prevention of Domestic Violence Act was one of the first pieces of legislation that proactively addressed this topic. This act streamlined the process of gaining a permanent restraining order against an aggressor accused of domestic violence. As a result and by design, it […]
Family Attorneys help Prevent Domestic Violence in Passaic County Divorce Cases The New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act is a very comprehensive and detailed piece of legislation designed to do exactly what its name says. However, this has not stopped some abuser from attempting to find loopholes in order to continue harassing their victims. This ‘backdoor’ harassment in the past has taken the form of using a third party to indirectly contact someone who they have been prohibited from […]
Restraining Order Attorneys Serving Clients in Passaic County and Northern NJ with offices in Woodland Park Anyone entering into a trial for a final restraining order can be understandably nervous. The events leading up to this day are always stressful and not knowing what to expect can make this event even more so. For a temporary restraining order (TRO) to become a final, permanent restraining order (PRO), the plaintiff has to prevail at a final restraining order trial. This means […]
Domestic Violence and Gun Law Attorneys Serving Clients in Clifton, Wayne, Paterson, Woodland Park and across Passaic County and Northern NJ Despite having one of the lowest gun death rates in the nation, as of last year, New Jersey’s gun laws are ranked second, behind California. If someone is suicidal or poses an immediate threat to others, should a local law enforcement officer or judge be able to temporarily take away that person’s guns? With the recent spate of school, shopping center, workplace, […]
Domestic violence can be a sensitive and difficult topic to discuss for many individuals in New Jersey. However, for those who may be victims of domestic violence, it can be...