Category: Domestic Violence

New Jersey Appellate case, giving rise to a new precedent in domestic violence law

Children’s Rights in Divorce and Domestic Violence Protections Attorneys Morristown NJ Custody arrangement and parenting time agreement allow the child to be integrated into both households following a divorce. New Jersey law is set up to protect the state’s citizens in all of their life experiences. Judicial law is especially protective of children’s best interests,

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“Dating” Relationships Defined According to New Jersey Domestic Violence Law

Dating Relationships and Domestic Violence Attorneys Morristown NJ Domestic violence can be committed against someone with whom one is in a relationship According to the New Jersey Prevention Against Domestic Violence Act, a person can get a final restraining order placed against someone that has committed domestic violence. Domestic violence can be committed against someone

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Dating Relationships and Domestic Violence

Dating Relationships and Domestic Violence Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, religion, or gender. Domestic Violence is a physical, emotional, verbal, and sexual abuse pattern, which includes, but is not limited to, threats, intimidation, isolation, and/or financial control. Domestic Violence can continue over a long period of time and

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What factors does the court consider when determining a custody case?

What factors does the court consider when determining custody? Learn from one of our founders, Sarah J. Jacobs, what is one of the most common questions, they receive as a Family Law Firm, in regards to custody and parenting time. What  you need to know about Custody and Parenting Time One of the most frequent,

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Social Distancing: How Do I Speak With Lawyer in New Jersey if I Can’t Leave My Home?

Connect with a Morris County NJ Family Lawyer during Quarantine Dedicated to Genuine and Constructive Resolutions for clients across Randolph, Madison, Tewksbury, Florham Park, Morristown, and the greater Morris County area As the amount of New Jersey citizens infected by the COVID-19 or the coronavirus increases and countless more are forced to “shelter in place”

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What if I need to file a family law motion in the middle of the Coronavirus Crisis?

Family Law Attorneys helping clients during the Coronavirus Crisis Morris County NJ Court Systems continue working in a virtual way in the middle of this COVID-19 situation https://www.facebook.com/jacobsbergerll.wpengine/posts/2716025888683725 As these unprecedented times and processes move along, we have learned more from the court as far as what access attorneys or litigants have. The good news

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5 Steps to Filing a Restraining Order due to Domestic Violence during Quarantine

Domestic Violence and Restraining Orders During Covid-19 Quarantine COVID-19 Lockdown Doesn’t Require You To Be Trapped With Your Abuser The current New Jersey COVID-19 “shelter-in-place” order is difficult but necessary. As some families juggle working from home, homeschooling, or caregiving to older extended family members, many spouses or intimate partners try to cope with the

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Cyberstalking and Surveillance: How to Protect Yourself

Cyberstalking and Surveillance in Family Law Attorneys Morris County NJ As technology evolves, so do the illicit ways in which it is being used. The advancement of technology has impacted our lives in a myriad of ways. Some support our wellbeing and livelihood, especially in the arenas of medicine and communication. Others oppress our liberties,

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Domestic Violence During COVID-19

Domestic Violence Incidents on the rise During  COVID-19 Quarantine Morris County NJ Protecting Clients and Their families in Morristown, Parsippany, Mendham, Florham Park, and across Central Northern NJ The lines between argument and abuse are thin. There are many reasons that partners stay in a relationship with someone who is emotionally or physically abusive, and

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