How Can Parental Rights Be Terminated in New Jersey?

February 27, 2022

Termination of Parental Rights (TPR) is a controversial and painful issue for many families. Parental rights encompass the education, religion, and medical choices made for their children. Parents have the right to decide with whom their children will associate and what activities they will participate in. In New Jersey, there are conditions under which parental rights can be terminated, such as when children are endangered either by their parents or the environment they live in. A child’s right to be […]

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Woodland Park Divorce Lawyers Discuss Three Steps in Determining Equitable Distribution

March 7, 2019

There are many complications that can come with any divorce. Without a doubt, the equitable distribution of property, as well as any wealth that has been accrued during a marriage, is one of the most often argued and regularly contested issues. Put simply equitable distribution in a divorce is the division of marital assets in a manner that is considered fair but not necessarily equal. Being that New Jersey is an equitable distribution state, in the event of a divorce, […]

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Passaic County Domestic Violence Attorneys Contest Alimony Petition From An Abusive Spouse

January 28, 2019

The Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (“Act”) was passed with the well-meaning intention of protecting and helping to make whole again victims of domestic violence. This act specifically states that victims of domestic violence are entitled to financial support from their abusers. However, most people would be shocked to find out that an individual who obtains a final restraining order against their spouse can be ordered to pay alimony to support his/her abuser. The truth is that the Act is […]

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How to Begin the Process of Divorce in Passaic County New Jersey
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How to Begin the Process of Divorce in Passaic County New Jersey

July 10, 2018

When you make the decision to end your marriage, your vision for your life is inevitably changed. Perhaps you feel relieved, excited for your next phase; or perhaps you feel devastation, mourning. Divorce is an entirely personal choice and each person reacts to it in their own way. However, the legal process of divorce is intimidating and overwhelming to many. The idea of dividing a shared life is daunting, as you face a myriad of critical decisions regarding division of assets, alimony, […]

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In Divorce, Your Children Come First

January 24, 2017

can be a messy process. Old grudges resurface, and often couples lose sight of what is most important, their children. When divorcing, it is critical that you keep this in mind, as the transition for them can be extremely difficult, especially at younger ages. Here are some important things to remember in order to help your children maintain healthy relationships with all parties. Be an Adult Remember that you are the adult, you should be taking care of your children, not […]

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