What’s in a Name?

After 40 weeks the baby arrives and you are presented with paperwork to complete to identify the name of the child and the father. Usually, this is not a daunting task as you have had sufficient time to discuss the name and you are both in agreement. If you are not married it is possible […]

When Do You Need a Trial to Determine College Contribution?

In the recent unpublished decision of Moore v. Terrell, (NJ Appellate Division, decided on April 29, 2024), the court again considered the issue of college contribution. Here the defendant sought to emancipated the parties’ child upon her graduation from college. In response, the plaintiff said, “Ok, but defendant needs to keep paying for the loans […]