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Can A Restraining Order Be Granted if Domestic Violence Was Violently Provoked By The Plaintiff?

November 18th, 2015 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.

As an attorney who focuses on family law matters, I have seen many instances where an alleged “victim” violently provokes someone to react violently, and then seeks a restraining order against that person based on the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act.

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How Do I Determine How Much Spousal Support I Need?

November 4th, 2015 | Written by William J. Rudnik, Esq.

In New Jersey, there is a list of factors under the alimony statute N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 that is used to determine the appropriate amount of alimony. The factors that the court uses in its analysis are as follows:

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