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Category: Equitable Distribution

What Happens to the Family Home in a New Jersey Divorce?

Going through a divorce is a complicated process, as it requires the division of two people’s lives that were brought together as one. In most cases, this significantly impacts the future of both these parties as well as other family members who are involved. These impacts can be emotional and financial, as it is possible […]

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What is Considered Marital Property in a New Jersey Divorce Case?

A significant part of divorce proceedings for a couple is dividing their property between the two of them. In doing so, the property is broken down into two main categories: marital property and separate property. It is important for spouses entering into divorce proceedings to understand these matters, as it can impact their future after […]

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What Divorce Trends Should I Know About in 2020?

As most things do, divorce has changed over time. There have been common similarities between divorces over the years that have caused several trends to arise. These can be beneficial to be aware of, as they have the potential to impact anyone potentially facing a divorce. Continue reading below about these new trends and retain […]

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How are Complex Assets Handled in a New Jersey Divorce?

Going through a divorce is often an overwhelming process for both spouses as well as their families. This is because it requires the separation of lives that were brought together over a period of time. When this happens, these lives are generally intertwined in many ways, including their assets. Dividing these assets is usually difficult […]

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Can I Financially Prepare for a New Jersey Divorce?

The process of divorce is often difficult and overwhelming for many spouses and their loved ones. This can be emotionally as well as financially. It is an unfortunate reality that divorce proceedings can become very expensive for an individual. In addition to this, their assets may be subject to equitable distribution, which can result in […]

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What Am I Entitled to In a New Jersey Divorce?

Going through a divorce can often be complicated, as it requires separating two lives that were once brought together. When spouses find themselves in these situations, they often wonder what they are entitled to when they officially split from their partner. This raises the question of who can keep the house or car and how […]

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What is Complex Property in a New Jersey Divorce?

When spouses divorce through litigation, the future of their marital assets are left in the hands of the judge. This means they are subject to equitable distribution. Many people believe this means an equal distribution, however, it is actually a fair and just division of the assets between both spouses. While this can be complicated […]

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How Can a Divorce Impact My New Jersey Business?

Going through a divorce is very complicated. There are many matters that must be handled, including the division of assets. This process can prove to be difficult for any couple, even more so when one of the spouses owns their own business. As these are important matters to be handled, the assistance of an experienced […]

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What is the Process of Equitable Distribution in New Jersey?

When a couple goes through a divorce, there is a chance that they will have to go through litigation. In the event that they do, their assets will be subject to equitable distribution. This is when the court decides what is considered a fair and just division of the couple’s assets. Contrary to popular belief, […]

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How to List Your Assets and Debts for a Divorce in New Jersey

When a couple goes through a divorce, there are many legal matters that take place. This includes the division of the couple’s assets between the two of them. In order to accomplish this, spouses are required to compile a list of their assets and debts, marital or separately owned. This is important in order to […]

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