Understanding Asset Division in Divorce

Understanding Asset Division in Divorce

Understanding Asset Division in Divorce With regard to divorce settlements, New Jersey is an equitable distribution state. Equitable distribution is defined as dividing the marital assets in an equitable (or fair) manner, but not necessarily an equal one. The court will decide the distribution outcome if the parties involved in a divorce are unable to…

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Are You a Victim of Domestic Violence in New Jersey?

Are You a Victim of Domestic Violence in New Jersey?

Are You a Victim of Domestic Violence in New Jersey? In New Jersey, domestic violence means the occurrence of: homicide, assault, terroristic threats, kidnapping, criminal restraint, false imprisonment, sexual assault, criminal sexual contact, lewdness, criminal mischief, burglary, criminal trespass, harassment, and/or stalking; against a person protected under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1990.…

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