Does a Parent Paying Child Support Pursuant to New Jersey’s Child Support Guidelines Also Have to Pay for a Teen Driver’s Auto Insurance?

On October 21, 2015, the Hon. L.R. Jones, J.S.C., a family court judge in Ocean County issued an opinion that was approved for publication this week in the matter of Fichter-v-Fichter. Judge Jones addressed the question of whether a parent already paying child support pursuant to those Guidelines also has to pay an additional amount […]

Missouri Child Custody Bill Promotes Equal Sharing

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Missouri Child Custody Bill Promotes Equal Sharing From KCUR: A bill being heard this week by a Missouri legislative committee promotes shared parenting a flexible arrangement in which children spend as close to equal time as possible with each parent after separation or divorce. The legislation proposes adding language to the […]

2 Abortion Foes Behind Planned Parenthood Videos Are Indicted

Saturday, January 30, 2016 2 Abortion Foes Behind Planned Parenthood Videos Are Indicted From New York Times: A grand jury here that was investigating accusations of misconduct against Planned Parenthood has instead indicted two abortionopponents who made undercover videos of the organization. Prosecutors in Harris County said one of the leaders of the Center for […]

Rights of Non-Parents and Grandparents to a Child

Issues involving the rights of non-biological parents such as grandparents, stepparents or unmarried partners are currently the number one litigated family law issue in newyork. When someone has built a long-term relationship with a child that is being threatened as a result of a divorce or another situation outside of their control, the effects can […]