Monthly Archives: September 2016

Asset Division: Should Ex-Spouse Share in $2.5M Job Bonus After Brief Marriage?

An ex-wife in a brief 14-month marriage is demanding a share of the $2.5 million work bonus paid to her ex-husband. Job or work bonuses are often subject to division in divorce, but what makes this former spouse’s claim unique … Continue reading

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You Don’t Have To Be A Celebrity To Divorce Like A Star!

We all heard last week that one of the most famous couples in modern history — Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie — are divorcing after spending two years married and over a decade together. Jolie has hired famous divorce attorney … Continue reading

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Co-Parenting in New Jersey: Can It Be Done?

Even the most famous of couples who are divorcing are not immune to battles regarding their kids, custody, parenting time and child support. This week, Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from her husband of two years, Brad Pitt. The couple … Continue reading

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Does Addiction Mean You Can Cut Off Child Support?

Are divorced parents required to pay child support or addiction rehab costs when an adult child is an addict?

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Brangelina Divorce Shines Spotlight On Shared Vs. Sole Custody

Brad Pitt’s comment regarding his wife, Angelina Jolie’s filing for divorce was short: “I am very saddened by this, but what matters most now is the well-being of our kids,” he said in the statement. “I kindly ask the press … Continue reading

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When Your Adult Child Is A Heroin Addict and Lives With You

What are the repercussions for allowing your adult child with an opioid or heroin addiction live with you when you have minor children still in the home?

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Addiction and Divorce: Even Brangelina?

The world today is in a bit of a state of shock over the news that one of Hollywood’s most famous couples, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, have split. The pair has been married for two years and romantic partners … Continue reading

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Grandparents: How Do You Get Custody Of Your Grandkids When Their Parents Are Addicts?

Who is often the only person capable of picking up the pieces when a child’s parents are addicted to heroin? A grandparent. Learn how more grandparents are taking custody of their grandchildren as a result of opioid and heroin addiction … Continue reading

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Opioid Epidemic Awareness Week: How Can Addict Parents Get Help?

President Barack Obama has officially proclaimed Sept. 18 through Sept. 24, 2016 as Opioid Epidemic Awareness Week, a first ever awareness week to highlight prevention measures for the growing heroin and opioid crisis in the United States. According to White … Continue reading

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Life After Divorce: Don’t Get Lonely, Get Out There!

After divorce, living your life happily is truly the ultimate goal now and in the future. But how do you get there? And how can avoid your new status as “single” from turning into the feeling of “being alone” and … Continue reading

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