What Factors Affect the Divorce Rate?

What Factors Affect the Divorce Rate?

Divorce has become an increasingly prevalent part of American society.  Until the latter half of the twentieth century, divorce was considered scandalous and taboo, a dirty secret to be swept under the rug — or better yet, avoided at all costs.  As the years...
But What About Same Sex Divorce?

But What About Same Sex Divorce?

Gay marriage: a controversial, emotional, and politically-charged topic that has raged across America throughout 2013.  From staunch social conservatives on one end of the spectrum to gay couples and human rights activists on the other, everyone seems to have a strong...
The Permanent Alimony Battle in New Jersey

The Permanent Alimony Battle in New Jersey

Everyone hopes for their marriage to succeed, but unfortunately, sometimes it just doesn’t go that way. When a marriage does end in divorce, some ex-couples negotiate a plan for alimony payments, or “spousal support,” to pass from one party to the...