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Considerations in Domestic Violence Restraining Order Cases Involving LGBTQ Parties

Considerations in Domestic Violence Restraining Order Cases Involving LGBTQ Parties

Unique issues can arise in the context of domestic violence restraining order cases involving LGBTQ litigants. In some cases the person seeking protection (or a witness) may not be “out” about their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Inns of Court

Inns of Court

The Robert G. McGrath Chapter of the American Inns of the Court met at the Lafayette Park Hotel on Thursday, November 10th, 2016. Attendees were treated to a presentation pulled from two aspects of a similar scenario. The first is from the hit TV series, “Better Call Saul,” a prequel to the massive hit, “Breaking […]

Reducing the Incidence of Domestic Violence: One Person at a Time

Reducing the Incidence of Domestic Violence: One Person at a Time

We have formally launched a second Intensive Support Program (ISP) for felony and misdemeanor domestic violence offenders who have been assessed at medium to high risk of reoffending.

Innovative Solutions for Age-old Problems

Innovative Solutions for Age-old Problems

By closing the Help Desk on Fridays, the facilitators have been able to increase the number of appointments to finalize judgments—with a corresponding increase in the number of cases concluded each month.

Shared Parenting after Undocumented Abuse

Shared Parenting after Undocumented Abuse

This article discusses the phenomenon whereby two parents who have experienced undocumented Interpersonal Violence (IPV) are ordered by the Family Court to share a joint physical custody parenting plan after separation.

Shared Parenting after Undocumented Abuse [Full Article]

Shared Parenting after Undocumented Abuse [Full Article]

FULL ARTICLE: Discusses the phenomenon whereby two parents who have experienced undocumented Interpersonal Violence (IPV) are ordered by the Family Court to share a joint physical custody parenting plan after separation.

Getting the 411 from the 911

Getting the 411 from the 911

Obtaining Information and Reports from Law Enforcement Agencies in Family Law Matters