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Springing Ahead— and Summer, Too! 

By Madeline Marzano-Lesnevich, Esq.    It’s spring! Warmer weather, flowers blossoming and daylight savings time— spring is here. We  made it through this difficult, stormy, COVID-centric winter.    Maybe you’ve been vaccinated; maybe you know someone who has been. Major League Baseball’s Opening Day is coming up, and then, the month after, the unofficial start […]

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Planning for the Future in Pandemic

Planning for the Future in Pandemic We celebrated the New Year— the calendar year flipped from 2020 to 2021— but it still feels an awful lot like last year, doesn’t it? We’re still in quarantine, and working from home; we’re still wearing masks when we do go out, and most of us are still waiting […]

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Nobody Puts (Fur) Baby in the Corner

Tips for Pet Custody from a Divorce Lawyer   By Amanda Yu, Esq.    As a full-blown crazy cat parent, it’s hard for me to believe that New Jersey courts consider our beloved pets (“fur babies,” if you will) as “chattel” or property.  Although, New Jersey courts recognize that pets have a special subjective value, […]

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The Holidays and the Pandemic

Divorce Lawyer Tenafly, NJ Let’s keep Christmas Covid free! Let’s face it: 2020 has not been anyone’s idea of a banner year. Record wildfires and hurricanes stemming from ongoing climate change; mass unemployment, furloughs, and layoffs; protests in the streets due to systemic racism; a contentious election; and, oh yeah, the global pandemic, which has […]

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Let’s Talk Thanksgiving Dinner and COVID-19

How do we do it safely?  My favorite holiday pastime is watching my mom prepare a turkey the night before Thanksgiving dinner, to put it in the oven the next morning, and cook it all day until dinner time later that evening— just for all of our family to gather around the table and enjoy […]

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Tips to Work Effectively With Your Divorce Attorney

By Megan E. Hodes, Esq. Divorce is a difficult process which can be emotionally draining and exhausting for all parties involved. While the divorce process may feel like it consumes your life from the very beginning, there are practical ways that can assist you to work with your attorney to streamline the process as much […]

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