Divorce

Don’t wait to protect your business from divorce

by Robert B. Kornitzer, Esq.     In New Jersey, virtually all assets acquired during a marriage (“marital assets”) are divided between the spouses during a divorce. A business is considered such an asset.  Exceptions to this rule include inheritances or gifts, which are common in many businesses.   Sometimes, a business owner places the …

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Religious Divorce

Religious Divorce, Removal of Barriers Laws and its Impact on Religions in an Ethnically Diverse New Jersey a majority of New Jersey residents identify with a religion. For the religiously devout, a secular divorce can present a problem when an individual wants to thereafter remarry within their faith.  Remarriage may not be simply a civil …

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Death during divorce proceedings in New Jersey

Death during divorce proceedings in New Jersey. The end of a marriage is a difficult time for a family regardless of the circumstances surrounding the divorce. A death of one of the spouses during the divorce proceedings is not an event normally planned for and complicates an already complicated situation. Should death occur during divorce, …

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