Grandparent’s Visitation Rights in New Jersey

Grandparent’s Visitation Rights in New Jersey

Grandparent’s Visitation Rights in New Jersey Spending the afternoon baking cookies with Grandma, taking a fishing trip with Grandpa, or playing a friendly game of cards with the whole family, may result in a loving bond between a grandchild and their grandparents. A warm and loving relationship with a grandparent can have a meaningful and…

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Civil Unions vs. Domestic Partnerships in New Jersey - what’s the difference?

Civil Unions vs. Domestic Partnerships in New Jersey – what’s the difference?

Civil Unions vs. Domestic Partnerships in New Jersey – what’s the difference? A domestic partnership is a legal term given to an interpersonal relationship between two individuals who share a common domestic life, but are not joined by marriage or civil union. In 2004 the New Jersey Legislature enacted the Domestic Partnership Act, which made…

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Same-Sex Marriage in New Jersey

Same-Sex Marriage in New Jersey

Same-Sex Marriage in New Jersey Thirteen U.S. States and the District of Columbia recognize same-sex marriage; New Jersey is not currently one of them. New Jersey was, however, one of the first states to implement domestic partnerships, and since December 2006 has recognized same-sex partnerships in the legal form of civil unions. In early 2010…

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