Divorcing While Living with a Spouse
Dec 23, 2019
Few individuals know that living together during the divorce process tends to affect the outcome of the divorce. In some states, living together...
Should I Wait Until After the Holidays to File for Divorce?
Dec 11, 2019
People may act festive during the holidays, but many individuals are only pretending to be jolly. For some, events such as Christmas, Hanukkah,...
Should I Shield My Children From the Divorce Details?
Oct 31, 2019
Divorce is often a painful experience, even when both spouses agree that it is appropriate. Spouses should be concerned about what information to...
Domestic Violence Awareness
Oct 30, 2019
Domestic violence affects millions of people across the country, regardless of age, sex, race, or status. In fact, three out of four people...
Is Joint Custody Best for the Children?
Sep 18, 2019
When it comes to child custody decisions, there are many variables that must be considered. Years back, the children usually ended up living...
Domestic Violence Against Men
Aug 15, 2019
In the #MeToo era, record numbers of female victims have sought justice for sexual abuse by male aggressors. This is positive progress, but...
What Can I Do If Domestic Abuse Interferes With My Work?
Jun 27, 2019
Domestic violence has repercussions far beyond the home. Statistics show that more than five million women in the United States experience violence at...
How Can I Leave an Abusive Relationship?
Jun 6, 2019
Domestic violence is a serious criminal offense and does not just include physical abuse. Domestic violence and abuse also pertains to emotional and...
How Domestic Violence Effects the Home
Mar 14, 2019
Domestic violence is a hidden and prevalent public health issue affecting Americans of all backgrounds and economic levels. While public awareness and prominent...
Moving with a Child
Oct 25, 2018
After parents are divorced, the parent who has physical custody cannot move out of state with the children without first obtaining permission from...
Obtaining a Restraining Order in New Jersey
Oct 10, 2018
For those who experience the horrific reality of domestic violence, sometimes a restraining order can be lifesaving. While most states grant restraining orders...
Sporting Events Linked to Domestic Violence
Oct 4, 2018
Research suggests that reports of domestic violence against women and children increase during sporting events, and this increase seems to occur whether the...
Domestic Violence and Child Custody
Sep 20, 2018
Victims of domestic violence have unique circumstances to consider when resolving child custody matters. Protecting yourself and your children is of the utmost...
Four Types of Domestic Abuse
Sep 11, 2018
Women are not the only victims of domestic violence. In fact, more 12 million men and women are abused every year, according to...
Does the House Have to Be Sold?
Sep 4, 2018
When couples divorce, there are many issues that must be worked out. One of the questions we get asked the most is, “Does...
Domestic Violence Case Dismissals
Apr 30, 2018
Have you filed a domestic violence case against an abusive partner in New Jersey, only to have your case dismissed by the court?...
Can a Final Restraining Order Be Dismissed in New Jersey?
Nov 25, 2013
Carfagno Hearing A Final Restraining Order (FRO) can be dismissed in New Jersey. The Defendant (person against whom the retaining order was entered)...