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New Jersey families can co-parent through difficulties


New Jersey residents know that being a parent is the most challenging job there is. When one is a single parent, the job can be even more difficult. Many family law issues can come into play including child support and child visitation. During parenting conflicts, there are several things a parent should keep in mind.

When are experts needed in a divorce?


New Jersey residents dealing with family law issues know that there are many complicated facets of the proceedings. Child support, property division and alimony can be difficult to figure out for many couples. Experts can be helpful in many family law disputes, whether the issue is legal, financial or emotional.

Nascar driver finalizes divorce

Being in a relationship can be one of the most rewarding experiences in an adult's life. Many adults turn these relationships into marriages and sometimes children are brought into their lives. Unfortunately, more often than not, these relationships end in divorce.

Adoption ban puts American families' plans on hold

Readers in Newton, New Jersey, who are looking to adopt internationally should be aware of a recent ban put into effect by the Russian government, which has issued a law placing an immediate ban on the adoption of Russian children by Americans. When the ban went into effect it was not supposed to affect those parents who had already obtained court approval for their adoptions. But unfortunately, parents who have obtained such approval have been unable to pick up their children after traveling to Russia. The cause is partly due to the uncertainty Russian officials have about the scope of the law. It has become a very controversial issue in the area of family law.

Nascar CEO's alimony payments to ex-wife unsealed

For readers in Newton, New Jersey, and elsewhere, divorce can be a difficult thing to go through. Therefore, it is understandable when spouses wish to keep the details of this area of family law private. Recently, the CEO of NASCAR was unable to keep the details of his 2008 divorce confidential when a judge reversed the earlier order of another judge, unsealing the divorce records.

Family adopts 4 children during National Adoption Month in NJ

November of each year is National Adoption Month, which is intended to encourage adoption and highlight the need for adoptive families. Families considering adoption may want to consult an experienced family law attorney to find out what is involved.

New Jersey Supreme Court rules parent is entitled to genetic test

Readers in Sussex County may be interested in learning about a New Jersey Supreme Court decision that was issued recently. According to the Court, when it comes to the family law issue of paternity, parents are entitled to get a genetic test when a child's paternity is in dispute.

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