New Jersey Family Law Summary Guide for Trial or Settlement

Laminated Guide

Member Price: $16
Non-Member Price: $20

Author: Cary B. Cheifetz, Esq.

About The Laminated Guide:
A six-page laminated summary guide for family law attorneys. Durable and easy to use, this quick reference guide provides fast answers at your fingertips.

Topics Include:
– Grounds for Nullity of Marriage
– Cause of Action for Divorce from Bed & Board
– Addressing the Marital Standard of Living
– Definition of Victim of Domestic Violence
– Causes of Action for Divorce from Bond of Matrimony
– Factors for Emancipation of a Child (EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1, 2017)
– Spousal Support
– Motion Requirements
– General Factors to be Considered in Determining Amount and Duration of Alimony
– Tax Treatment of Alimony
– Equitable Distribution
– The Custody of Children
– Types of Custodial Arrangements
– Components of Custody
– Factors to be Considered in Making a Custody Award
– Statutory Factors for Determining Child Support
– General Relief Sought in Pendente Lite Motions
– Factors to be Considered as to Whether a Parent Should Contribute to the Cost of Private School
– Standard for the Removal of Children from the State of New Jersey; Baures v. Lewis, 167 N.J. 91 (2001)
– Enforcement of Orders and Remedies Available
– Criteria Applied as to Allocation of College Expenses
– Predicate Acts Which Constitute Domestic Violence



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