Blog Archives

It is strictly a discretionary matter for the court to determine and delineate the extent of defendant’s participation in the default proceeding

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Default Judgment, Divorce, Equitable-distribution, Litigation

Settlement of litigation ranks high in the pantheon of public policy

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Child-custody, Divorce, Equitable-distribution, Property-settlement-agreement, Settlement agreement

Modification of alimony obligations

Posted in *All Posts, Divorce, Modification of Alimony

Whether an alimony obligation should be modified based upon a claim of changed circumstances rests within a Family Part judge’s sound discretion

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Divorce, Modification of Alimony

Motions concerning support obligations must be accompanied by both prior and current CISs

Posted in *All Posts, Child-support-modification, Modification of Alimony

Changed circumstances based on a reduction in income

Posted in *All Posts, Child-support-modification, Modification of Alimony

Cohabitants and shared expenses

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Cohabitation, Divorce

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

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Divorce, Modification of Alimony

Award of counsel fees in alimony actions

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Counsel Fees, Divorce

Current earnings have never been viewed as the sole criterion upon which to establish a party’s obligation for support

Posted in *All Posts, Alimony, Child-support, Divorce, Imputed-income, Income Imputation

Contact Information:

Paul G. Kostro, Esq.
116 South Euclid Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090
Tel: 908-232-6500
Email: Paul@Kostro.com
Fax: 908-232-2277
www.KostroLaw.com
.
Please review our Confidential Mediation services; and visit our NJ Collaborative Divorce webpage.
.
To post (subject to approval) a general public question or comment, go HERE.

Archives