How is Child Custody and Parenting Time Determined in NJ?

In New Jersey there are two types of custody; there is legal custody and physical custody. Physical custody is where the children primarily reside. Usually there’s a parent of primary residence and a parent of alternate residence. Legal custody is decision-making for the children. Do they go to an after-care program? Do they get braces […]

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Do I Need to Register a Trademark with my Business’s Web Address?

Many times clients will ask me if they need to register their business’s web domain as a trademark. The answer is maybe. If your business’s name has been used in commerce, you already have a trademark for that name. Registering the trademark gives you access to statutory damages, and if somebody is stealing your business’s […]

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The New Child Support Law In New Jersey

On January 19, 2016, Governor Christie signed S-1046/A-2721 into law. This law establishes 19 as the age when a child support and/or medical support obligation will end.  The new law allows for child and/or medical support to continue up to age 23 for cases in which the dependent is still in high school; attending full-time […]

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