New Jersey Family Law Blog

Same-Sex Couple Granted Joint Legal Custody: A Case of Interest

Same-Sex Couple Granted Joint Legal Custody: A Case of Interest
Just about a year ago, the New Jersey Appellate Division considered an appeal regarding a same-sex couple granted joint legal custody. Unsatisfied with the decision by the appeals court, one…
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Dating Impacts Divorce in New Jersey

Dating Impacts Divorce in New Jersey
It’s certainly a valid question to ask how dating impacts divorce in New Jersey. Most married people enjoy a partnership with another person. Truth be told, this can come at…
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When a Woman is a Domestic Violence Abuser

When a Woman is a Domestic Violence Abuser
As October comes to an end, so does National Domestic Awareness Month. Earlier, you may recall reading that male victims of domestic violence exist.  When a woman is a domestic…
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Is There an Inheritance Exemption When It Comes to Divorce?

Is There an Inheritance Exemption When It Comes to Divorce?
It’s something that might trouble you quite a bit. The thought that you might have to share something left or gifted to you seems highly unfair. However, it begs the…
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Best Interests Matter When It Comes to In-State Relocation of Children

Best Interests Matter When It Comes to In-State Relocation of Children
One thing is abundantly clear when it comes to child custody cases in New Jersey. The best interests of the child weigh heavily in every court decision. Therefore, it should…
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