Archive for October, 2009

Custody and the Best Interest Standard

In matters of child custody, in New Jersey, all things being equal there is an initial presumption in favor of the mother. Although the courts favor equal parenting time, this is often impossible due to proximity of the parties’ residences…


People often underestimate the importance of contracts. In any transaction there are at least two parties involved. Although they may use the same words to discuss a matter, such as “reasonable time”, “standard quantity”, “substantially similar”, etc., each of these…