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Social Media and the Family Court

1. How does social media websites effect a divorce case?Over the last five years or so, evidence from Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, blogs and other social media has been used in all types of family law cases. Social media evidence is now routinely used in divorce cases, alimony reduction/Lepis hearings, child

Wiretapping and Divorce

1. Can a person record or tape a conversation of his or her spouse?Pursuant to federal and state wiretapping statutes, a person is legally permitted to record and tape a conversation only if the person who is doing the recording or taping is a party to the conversation. A person

Death & Divorce

1. Why is life insurance such an important consideration in a divorce case?One of the main considerations in any divorce case is life insurance. If a father or a mother dies then how can the child support be paid. Moreover, if a dependent ex-wife relies on alimony to survive, it

Alimony Reduction Motions are Decided on a Case-by-Case Basis

1. How are alimony reduction motions usually decided?It is very important to emphasize that alimony reduction motions are decided on a case by case basis. This legal concept often makes many litigants very upset and some even enraged. Your case could be exactly like your neighbor’s case who had his

Domestic Voilence FAQ's

1. What is the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act?The Prevention of Domestic Violence Act applies to a person 18 years of age or older or a person who is an emancipated minor that has been subjected to domestic violence by a spouse, former spouse, or any other person who is