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Getting an Annulment in New Jersey – McCormack v. Xie

Annulment is an alternative to divorce in which a court concludes that a marriage is invalid. Unlike an actual divorce, in which a court legally terminates a marriage, an annulment Read More

The Importance of Carefully Drafting Settlement Agreements in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Gilmore v. Salem

Settlement agreements often offer divorcing spouses an opportunity to resolve many or all of the issues related to their split in an effective and mutually agreeable way. It is important Read More

Alimony on a Fixed Income in New Jersey – Brown v. Brown

When a person who is paying or receiving alimony wants to change the arrangement – whether it’s to increase, decrease, or stop the payments altogether – he or she usually Read More

Paying Spousal Support after Retirement in New Jersey – Healing v. Healing

New Jersey law generally presumes that spousal support or alimony payments should be terminated when the person making the payments retires. This general presumption is rebuttable, however. As the state’s Read More

Impact of Retirement on Alimony

One of the many questions that often come up in spousal support or alimony cases is whether the support payments continue after the ex-spouse making those payments retires. Alimony may Read More

Want to Get Away? Why You Should Think About Child Custody Before You Move out of Town – Dwyer v. Dwyer

Child custody and support matters involve complicated legal issues that require the counsel of an experienced attorney. There are specific types of custody which have legal significance affecting each parents’ Read More

Cohabitation Issues in New Jersey Divorce Cases: Robitzski v. Robitzski

Former spouses eventually move on with their lives after a divorce, including by starting new relationships. Those relationships can raise some tricky legal issues in cases in which one former spouse Read More

Calculating Income for Child Support Purposes – Gomez v. Gomez

One of the factors that courts look at in setting a child support award is each parent’s income. As New Jersey’s Superior Court explained in a recent ruling, a judge Read More

Arbitration – Paying for Your Kids’ Education Costs after a Divorce – Biser v. Levine

When a married couple decides to divorce, one of the many issues that often comes up is how they’ll pay for their kids’ education. New Jersey’s Superior Court recently took Read More

Domestic Abuse, Arbitration in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Ivery-Little v. Little

Domestic violence and abuse allegations are unfortunately a common part of many divorce cases in New Jersey. State law allows a person to sue his/her spouse if there was personal Read More

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