By David Wildstein, Esq. Although breakups are rarely friendly, actress Sofia Vergara and ex-fiancé Nick Loeb’s split has taken an unusually sour turn. The millionaire businessman and “Modern Family” actress were in a relationship for several years before their separation in 2013. During their relationship, the couple turned to In Vitro Fertilization in hopes of having a...
By Amanda S. Trigg, Esq. Originally published at www.letstalkaboutdivorce.com – the blog of the Family Law Department of Lesnevich, Marzano-Lesnevich & Trigg, LLC.  The upcoming holidays are definitely not one of the better seasons for those going through a divorce, recently divorced or thinking about divorcing.   During the extended winter holiday season, our loved ones...
By Charles Abut, Esq.   This case is remanded to the trial court, after a third post-divorce judgment appeal, pertaining to contested issues regarding modification of child support being paid on behalf of three children.   Although the parties were divorced in 2004, the litigation is ongoing and is described by the Appellate Division as “acrimonious.”   Once again...
By Madeline Marzano-Lesnevich, Esq.1   The New York Times published an article on March 22, 2016 entitled “Push Marriage? Not for the Sake Of the Children,” by Eduardo Porter.  In his article, Porter argues that government efforts to promote marriage and strengthen the bond between mothers and fathers and husbands and wives is a “waste of resources and time.”...
By Bruce E. Chase, Esq.   On January19, 2016, Governor Christie signed into law a statute that changes the existing law pertaining to the termination of child support upon certain events.  The new law becomes effective on February 1, 2017.  It applies to all child support orders issued both after its effective date and prior to that date.     Amongst the reasons...