It happens every summer, and when there is a long school break, I inevitably receive a call from a non-custodial father who wants to take his children on an extended vacation, usually out of the state and sometimes out of the country. What better way to strengthen and reinforce your bond with the kids than spending a few weeks with them at Disney World, seeing the wonders of Yellowstone or the Canadian Rockies, or introducing them to the magnificent museums, palaces and cathedrals of Europe?
I doubt there is any more of a complex and thorny issue in a divorce where there are children than negotiating and agreeing to a parenting and visitation schedule. Even in an otherwise amicable separation problems can arise when they involve the children, who will have custody, how often and when the other parent may […]
Along with the death of a family member or loved one and a job loss, divorce is one of the most-stressful life events anyone can endure. It can leave even the strongest men and fathers emotionally drained and physically exhausted. Worse, it can interfere with your ability – even willingness – to function on day-to-day […]
In this post, I want to give you a little information about being the parent of primary residence. Whatever your reason for wanting this designation, it’s important to understand the process of being awarded this designation and what it will affect in your child’s life. Let me first tell you a little bit about what […]
If you are getting a divorce in New Jersey, will learn that a large portion of the court’s process itself is mediation processes or hearings. The court will send you through a number of different hearings to help you resolve your case. Today I want to discuss the decisions you can make outside of those […]