Category: TRO/FRO

“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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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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Restraining Orders against Abusers with a History of Violence

Restraining Order Attorneys Protect Against Abusers with a History of Violence Morris County Family Law and Domestic Violence Attorneys Guiding clients across Morris County and Northern New Jersey. The Prevention of Domestic Violence Act has become a powerful tool used by courts and law enforcement in order to curb domestic violence and to help protect

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What is a no Contact Order in a New Jersey Family Court?

No Contact Orders, Restraining Orders, and Domestic Violence Attorneys Morristown NJ The New Jersey Judiciary Domestic Violence Program provides several options for abuse victims to secure legal protection from further acts of abuse. The New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA), recognizes “domestic violence is a serious crime against society” and as a cycle

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What Constitutes Domestic Violence Under the Law?

What Constitutes Domestic Violence Under the Law? Our Morris County Attorneys Review the Laws and Define Domestic Violence. Serving Clients across Morris County and Northern New Jersey. Jacobs Berger Law Firm co-founder Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. dedicated to protecting the interests of clients in family law proceedings explains the requirements that constitute domestic violence. Domestic

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In Contempt: What to Expect if you Violate a Restraining Order

Restraining Order Violation and Domestic Violence Attorneys Morristown NJ Providing Legal Counsel to Clients Facing Restraining Orders in Florham Park, Hanover, Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, and across Morris County Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA) of 1991 outlines a wide variety of actions that constitute domestic violence. When a person becomes the victim of any of

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