Monthly Archives: February 2016

7 Things About Divorce Your Kids Want You To Know

The financial and psychological impact of divorce can make it hard to function. It can make it even harder to parent. But it’s important not to let anger and fear hijack your good judgment. You must put aside your feelings … Continue reading

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Courts Explore Emancipation Factors In Child Support Cases

Courts in New Jersey are frequently asked to modify, recalculate and terminate child support obligations for various reasons. In cases of emancipation of a child, the courts have routinely found that retroactive modification of child support is permitted, and may … Continue reading

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3 Tips For Getting An Amicable Divorce

Nightmare divorces make great fodder for headlines, but the truth is, not every divorce turns into The War Of The Roses. The stories that send shivers up your spine generally involve one or both people with mental health and/or significant … Continue reading

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You Pay Child Support For Your Teen: Do you Have to Pay Car Insurance, Too?

In the case of Fichter v. Fichter, the New Jersey Appellate Court discussed the New Jersey Child Support Guidelines and amendments to the child support laws relating to car insurance for teen drivers. Do you need to pay car insurance … Continue reading

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The Kids Are All Right: How Kids Can Be Stronger And Healthier After Divorce

Some miserably married couples stay together for the kids, but the truth is, conflict hurts children more than divorce itself.

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Weinberger Law Group Named To List of Best Places to Work in New Jersey For Third Consecutive Year

We are very pleased to announce that Weinberger Law Group has once again been named to NJBIZ magazine’s list of Best Places to Work in New Jersey for 2016! This is the third consecutive year that Weinberger Law Group has … Continue reading

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Filing for Custody? Make Sure You Picked the Right State!

Live out of state and questioning your need to return to New Jersey to have your custody matter heard? The New Jersey Appellate Division, in a recent, unpublished decision, tackled the somewhat confusing New Jersey Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and … Continue reading

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Alcoholism & Child Custody: Can Addicts Regain Custody Of Their Kids In New Jersey?

Are you an alcoholic with kids — or are you married or divorced from an alcoholic spouse? Here is how alcoholism affects child custody, and what an alcoholic parent can do to regain visitation rights.

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Alcohol Addiction & Child Custody: A Dangerous Cocktail

When ruling on child custody, courts consider a parent’s use of drugs and alcohol. The reason why is fairly straightforward: preoccupation with obtaining drugs, and the impairment and aftereffects of being intoxicated, cause people to neglect their children’s physical and … Continue reading

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