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Caught In a Divorce During Coronavirus

Being With Your Spouse 24/7 – And/Or Starting to Reopen In the last few weeks, a pair of articles in The New York Times has caught my eye: “Missing the Partner You See 24/7,” and “Tackling Reopening Choices As a Couple.” Even in a state like New Jersey, which thankfully hasn’t seen a reoccurrence of […]

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Back to School During COVID-19

Back to School – With a Lot of Questions Yes, it’s summer— and most children do not like thinking about going back to school when it is still summer! There’s still so much to enjoy of summer, and you may find my blog posts on enjoying (or enduring) this particular summer here and here. Soon […]

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Summer Sun – And Summer Burnout

How to Work From Home With Kids Tired, stressed, angry— burnt-out. The summer sun’s out, the school’s out, and parents are burnt-out. That was the takeaway in an interesting piece The New York Times published recently, and honestly, who couldn’t relate? With various states in various stages of reopening (and re-closing), many of us are […]

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Pride Month: Adoptions

Adoption by Same-Sex Couples The Uniform Parentage Act (“UPA”) establishes the parent-child relationship, or the legal relationship between a child and the child’s natural or adoptive parents, between a child and the child’s co-parents, or between the child and the child’s intended parents pursuant to a gestational carrier agreement as to what rights, privileges, duties, […]

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Keep the Fireworks in the Sky – Not in Your Marriage

Tips for Co-Parenting on The Fourth of July 2020 As New Jersey enters Phase II of its reopening, and with the official arrival of summer on Saturday, June 20th, more and more people will be venturing out of quarantine, and into what’s being called ‘the new normal’: six feet apart, outdoors, wearing a mask, etc. […]

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Pride, Even In The Pandemic

Same-sex Divorce in New Jersey During the Pandemic Although the 50th anniversary of the New York City Pride parade may be virtual – on Sunday, June 28th, with the hashtag #thefutureisvirtual – even the novel coronavirus cannot cancel Pride. June is Pride month, during which the LBGTQ + community rightly celebrates its victories in civil […]

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