What is Megan’s Law?

Megan’s Law, in the context of criminal defense, is a penalty that’s imposed on crimes that are of a sexual nature. These crimes can be very serious, including sexual assault, aggravated sexual assault, but they can also include crimes that are of a less significant nature, in terms of legal consequences. Improper touching, for instance, […]

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What is Important to Know about Retirement and Pensions in a Divorce?

Often divorce attorneys get asked the question of what’s going to happen with regard to my spouse, or my soon to be ex, spouse’s pension, retirement and 401(k) plan. In the state of New Jersey, retirement plans and pension plans are subject to equitable distribution, which means that the marital share of that plan, pension […]

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What Damages are Recoverable in an Auto Accident?

If you’re injured in an automobile accident in New Jersey, there are certain types of damages you have the right to recover.  Basically there are two categories.  The first category is the fairly simple one and it’s called economic loss, or out-of-pocket expenses.  That will include your property damage, your wage loss, and any unpaid […]

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