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Category: Family Law

What is a Post-Judgment Modification?

During divorce proceedings, a couple is required to settle their marital issues before they can officially go their separate ways. Once these decisions are reached, they must be approved by the judge in order to be considered the law. When they are finalized, they are required to be followed by both former-spouses, otherwise, they can […]


How do Unmarried Parents Get Custody in New Jersey?

When parents go through a divorce, the most important thing to them is often determining the custody of their children. However, there are also many cases in which unmarried parents are in situations where they need to determine custody as well. These cases are handled and decided differently than divorce cases. To learn more, continue […]


How is Child Relocation Settled After a New Jersey Divorce?

The process of divorce separates two lives that were once brought together. When this happens, spouses may be presented with different opportunities that change their lives. Sometimes, this change may require them to move. This can cause further complications if the individual shares a child with their former spouse. In most cases, a parent wants […]


What Rights Do I Have as a Father After a Divorce in New Jersey?

When parents enter a divorce case, their biggest concern is often the custody of their child. During this time, there are many misconceptions that a child’s mother is awarded custody more often than a father. However, it is important for fathers to know that they are just as entitled to parental rights as a mother. […]


How Can I Enforce My Custody Agreement in New Jersey?

Going through a divorce is difficult for all parties that are involved in the process. This is especially so if there are children involved in the proceedings. When parents go through a divorce, they are required to determine the future of their children as well. This includes establishing custody to determine a custodial and non-custodial […]


How Does Child Visitation Work After a Divorce in New Jersey?

The matter of divorce can often become very sensitive when the spouses are parents. This is because it not only calls into question issues of the relationship, but what to do moving forward regarding their children. This includes child custody and child support. All parents want to be close and spend time with their children. […]


What is the Age of Emancipation in New Jersey?

When parents go through a divorce, there are many legal matters to take care of. This can include the sensitive topics of child custody and child support. After a divorce is final, it is imperative to the court that parents try to foster a stable life for their children. This requires them to have a […]


What Custody Arrangements Can be Made in New Jersey?

Going through a divorce is complicated and emotionally draining. This is even more so when children are involved in the process. In these cases, matters of child custody are taken into question. Parents who are going through a divorce must establish a plan for their children. If they are unable to do so on their […]