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Special Immigrant Juvenile

A third-party may be granted custody of a foreign juvenile illegally living in the United States if the juvenile has “special immigrant” status under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). Read More

Working to Resolve Custody

Many divorce cases involve minor children with parents who struggle to get along. The tension between parents may leave them unable to make joint decisions for the best interests of Read More

My Spouse and I Own a Business Together. How will a Judge Split it?

Businesses have value and are considered assets for division pursuant to the equitable distribution law. Typically, in a divorce, an accountant values the business. The accountant, among other things, reviews Read More

Determining Costs and Paying Bills During Separation and Divorce

A divorce is very emotional, but you will need to focus on how the bills will be paid. The costs of a marital lifestyle can be much different than the Read More

Children are Not Safe Left Alone in Locked Cars

Recently, there have been news reports of incidents in which children have been left alone in their car seats with the car locked while the parent goes shopping or leaves. Read More

Parental Alienation

Parental alienation usually occurs with separation or divorce and is a change from the previous relationship. One parent brainwashes the child about the other parent, and the child demonstrates identifiable Read More

Unused Vacation Time - Marital Assets

Marital assets are property acquired during the marriage which is subject to equitable distribution. A house, a business, stock options or a pension acquired during the marriage is marital property Read More

Moving Out of State with a Minor Child After Divorce

Many divorced spouses who have a minor child remain in close proximity to one another post-divorce to ensure continuing access and support for that child. However, circumstances may change, necessitating Read More

No Compromise Equals Collateral Damage

During a divorce, parties need a plan to live by until the divorce is finalized. Each family has its own issues to be faced in the interim period between when Read More

Retirement and Alimony

After a long term marriage, when divorce occurs when people are older and getting to the time of retirement, the issues of alimony and equitable distribution require planning for retirement. If Read More

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