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Finances in Prenuptial Agreements: It is about being fair.

April 14, 2019

Our prenuptial and mediation attorneys are available to serve you in Morristown, Chester, Chatham, and the greater Morris County Area It´s all about being fair Some issues that prenuptial agreements also handle are the increase and decrease of the value of stock or CDs. The prenup is about being fair; it´s not about safeguarding every […]

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Divorce: Changing Your Perspective and Improving Your Life

April 14, 2019

While the word “divorce” certainly carries a somewhat negative connotation in our society, the fact of the matter is that a divorce is often an extremely healthy thing for a person involved in an unhappy or angry relationship to pursue. Certainly, some divorces will be “easier” than others depending on the method used (alternative dispute […]

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Understanding Permanent Alimony and Open Duration Alimony

April 1, 2019

One of the most commonly misunderstood legal terms is that of “permanent alimony”, and this misunderstanding is what to its name being changed to “open duration alimony” as part of New Jersey’s 2014 Alimony Reform Act. Introducing a variety of changes to New Jersey alimony laws, changing the legal name of permanent alimony to open […]

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Destroying Property and Restraining Orders

March 28, 2019

When most people think of domestic violence and abuse, they most likely think of overt physical actions committed by one party against another. While such an action would certainly be considered domestic violence (given the two parties have one of the types of relationships described in the NJ Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA)), many […]

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Struggling Morris County Marriage: Work it out or Divorce?

March 20, 2019

As anyone who is or has been married knows, marriage comes with it many joys and many heartbreaks. All marriages have their good and bad times. It is difficult to see if a marriage is over and should be ended or if the marriage is just in a difficult patch that can be worked out […]

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Retroactively Modifying Unallocated Child Support Morris County NJ

March 14, 2019

In any divorce where children are involved both child support and child custody are often the most important issues to both parties; with support having the biggest financial implications on the divorcing parties and also having a major effect on the children’s lives. As children grow older and reach the age of emancipation modifications to […]

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Paying Child Support Directly to the Child

February 20, 2019

Child support is a critical component of any Morris County divorce settlement involving children. Child support is designed by law to protect the child’s best interests, but is usually paid directly to the custodial parent. Many of our Morris County child support clients ask us if it is possible to pay child support directly to […]

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