Salvaggio Law Group Blog
One of the key parts of the New Jersey Alimony Reform Act, enacted by the State Legislature in 2014, was the addition of a provision which authorizes the suspension or termination of alimony upon an ex-spouse’s “cohabitation” with a new significant other. Significantly, the New Jersey Alimony Reform Act makes it clear that “cohabitation” does […]
It’s summer in New Jersey, and we all know what that means – it’s wedding season! Betrothed couples, madly in love, cannot possibly imagine the possibility that their marriage could turn sour. But as we have all heard, nearly half of all marriages end in divorce. Therefore, it may be smart for a couple approaching […]
Many people do not realize that, although it is difficult, it is not impossible to obtain the dismissal of a Final Restraining Order (FRO) issued by a New Jersey family law court under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act. The recent New Jersey Appellate Court decision in the case of A.F.F. v. C.H.G. is the […]
As a lawyer who devotes his entire practice to New Jersey Divorce and Family Law, I have long been aware of the fact that, in any New Jersey divorce case, the most important document which each party must prepare is his/her Case Information Statement (“CIS”). As I have written in a previous blog post, the […]
Planning to Retire in the Future? How Far in Advance Can You Apply to Terminate Your Alimony Obligation in New Jersey?
In New Jersey, as in many other States, when a marriage ends one spouse must often pay alimony (spousal support) to the other spouse. When the State Legislature passed the New Jersey Alimony Reform Act of 2014, it included statutory standards for modification or termination of a paying spouse’s alimony obligation, based not only on […]