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Where one party deliberately stalls the arbitration process by failing to pay the fee, it is appropriate to find waiver

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November 14, 2014 at 6:49 am

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Even after entering an order that otherwise terminates litigation in court, a trial judge has continuing authority to enforce that order

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November 14, 2014 at 6:48 am

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The need for repeated post-judgment motions seeking enforcement of a shared-physical custody arrangement, necessarily and naturally raise the question whether the family is in the limited class of families where joint legal and joint physical custody is acceptable

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November 11, 2014 at 7:51 am

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If there is no evidence of actual harm, a mother cannot be found to have committed an act of abuse or neglect merely because she ingested drugs while pregnant

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November 11, 2014 at 7:50 am

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New Jersey’s Punitive Damages Act

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November 11, 2014 at 7:49 am

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When the movant is seeking modification of an alimony award, that party must demonstrate that changed circumstances have substantially impaired the ability to support himself or herself

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November 10, 2014 at 8:37 am

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As long as a complaint is made in a good faith belief that the conduct complained of violates the Law Against Discrimination, it suffices for purposes of pursuing a cause of action for retaliation

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November 7, 2014 at 7:45 am

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A breach of the employee’s duty of loyalty

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November 7, 2014 at 7:44 am

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Both direct and circumstantial evidence are equally acceptable forms of proof

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November 7, 2014 at 7:42 am

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A circumstance where a husband files a divorce complaint, but cannot verify his wife’s address for service of process due to an active domestic violence restraining order

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November 7, 2014 at 7:41 am

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