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Should I Sign a Prenuptial Agreement Before Getting Married?

October 26th, 2015 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.

While premarital agreements can be welcome and useful, before signing one you should consult with an attorney who practices family law and is readily familiar with these types of agreements in your jurisdiction.

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If I Start Dating While I'm Separated, Can It Affect The Outcome of My Divorce and Child Custody?

October 15th, 2015 | Written by William J. Rudnik, Esq.

In New Jersey, fault is typically an irrelevant factor in a divorce, although there are certain exceptions with regard to financial fault or issues relating to the custody and care of children. If a party has an extra-marital relationship prior to a divorce, that typically has no relevance to the divorce action (other than providing grounds for a divorce, which is unnecessary in New Jersey since the state permits divorce based on irreconcilable differences).

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Protecting Your Company From Harassment & Discrimination Lawsuits

October 13th, 2015 | Written by Deborah B. Rosenthal, Esq.

In Hobson v. Tremmel, the court dismissed the plaintiff’s complaint against her employer for discrimination. Her complaint alleged a hostile work environment, sexual harassment and retaliation. Recently the Appellate Division upheld this dismissal. In upholding the dismissal, the Appellate Division pointed out the following:

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Critical Checklist for Divorce Mediation

October 7th, 2015 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.

Divorce mediation can be an excellent alternative to traditional litigation in many circumstances. However, there are some important factors to consider when selecting a mediator and preparing for the process.

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