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Uncontested vs. Contested Divorce in New Jersey: What You Need to Know
May 13, 2024
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Navigating Divorce in New Jersey: Uncontested vs. Contested Divorce proceedings in New Jersey can take various forms, each with its own set of complexities and considerations. Understanding the different approaches to a divorce is crucial for individuals navigating this challenging process.  In this blog post, divorce attorney Blake W. Rush explores the key distinctions between uncontested and contested divorces in
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Joint vs. Sole Physical Custody in New Jersey
May 13, 2024
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New Jersey Child Custody Explained: Joint vs. Sole Physical Custody Options Child custody arrangements are among the most sensitive and impactful decisions in divorce or separation proceedings. Understanding the nuances between joint and sole physical custody in NJ is essential for parents seeking to advocate for the best interests of their children while navigating the legal complexities of custody disputes.
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Prenups and Small Business Owners: Protecting Your Business in Divorce
February 19, 2024
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Prenuptial Agreements for Small Business Owners In the intricate landscape of divorce law, small business owners face unique challenges when it comes to the division of assets. The Law Office of Blake W. Rush, located in Clinton, NJ, understands the complexities surrounding divorce cases involving small businesses.  In this blog post, Blake W. Rush explores the importance of prenuptial agreements
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Grandparent Visitation Rights in New Jersey
December 14, 2023
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Do Grandparents Have Visitation Rights In New Jersey? Grandparents play a pivotal role in the lives of their grandchildren, providing love, support, and wisdom. However, in certain circumstances, legal challenges may arise regarding grandparent visitation rights.  In the state of New Jersey, understanding the legal framework governing these rights is crucial for grandparents seeking to maintain meaningful relationships with their
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Parental Alienation: Recognizing and Addressing the Signs
October 19, 2023
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What is Parental Alienation? As a parent, one of your greatest responsibilities is nurturing a healthy and loving relationship with your child. Unfortunately, situations involving divorce or separation can sometimes lead to a phenomenon known as parental alienation, which can have long-lasting negative effects on both the child and the alienated parent.  In this blog, the team at The Law
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How to Discuss a Prenuptial Agreement With Your Partner
October 19, 2023
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How to Talk About a Prenup With Your Partner Entering into marriage is a beautiful journey filled with love and commitment, but it’s also a legal partnership. Just as you plan for the exciting aspects of your life together, it’s equally important to consider the practicalities. This is where a prenuptial agreement comes into play. Although discussing a prenup might
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Navigating Divorce Court: Tips for a Successful Outcome
July 21, 2023
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5 Tips For Navigating Divorce Court Divorce court can be one of the most challenging experiences you’ll ever go through. As a lawyer, I’ve seen countless clients struggle with the overwhelming emotions and complex legal proceedings that come with divorce court. However, even in the face of such adversity, there are steps you can take to help ensure a successful
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5 Benefits of Hiring a Child Custody Attorney
July 21, 2023
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Do I Need a Child Custody Attorney? Child custody cases can be messy and stressful for everyone involved. Whether you are going through a divorce or a separation, the process of deciding who will get custody of the children can be overwhelming. In such a situation, hiring an experienced child custody attorney who can help you navigate the legal process
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Common Child Custody Mistakes to Avoid in NJ 
April 5, 2023
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Divorce can be an emotional rollercoaster for everyone involved, especially regarding child custody arrangements. Understanding the legal aspects of child custody proceedings is important to avoid making costly mistakes.  From the team at the Law Office of Blake W. Rush in New Jersey, here are some common child custody mistakes parents make and how to avoid them. 1. Ignoring Visitation
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What Are The Five Stages of Divorce?
March 17, 2023
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The Five Stages of Divorce: Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, and Acceptance A divorce is one of the most difficult experiences a person can face – it can be very stressful and especially challenging when emotions run high. Knowing the five stages of divorce — denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance — can help you navigate this difficult life transition. Remembering