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1 MAXIM WALDBAUM v. CHRISTINE WALDBAUM -- rank: 1000
... judge].' The judge analyzed each statutory factor for alimony under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23. Specifically, he noted the seventeen-year duration of the marriage ... the child support guidelines nor applied the statutory factors under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 to reach the child support figures. 13 A-1838-15T3 ... support obligations, and argued he had met the requirements of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(2). Applying instead N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(1), the trial judge rejected plaintiff's request to ... also asserts the trial judge incorrectly applied the factors of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(2) in addressing his request to terminate alimony on ... award that lacks consideration of the factors set forth in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b) is inadequate[.]' Crews v. Crews, 164 N.J. ...
docket: a1838-15
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2017-11-01
status: unpublished
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2 /usr/local/share/www/libweb/collections/courts/appellate/a-51-15.opn.html -- rank: 971
... appeal, the Court construes New Jersey’s equitable distribution statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(h) and -23.1, and considers the equitable remedy of ... s petition for certification. 224 N.J. 245 (2016). HELD : N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(h) authorizes the equitable distribution of Thieme’s Closing Bonus ... a partner in a civil union couple is entered.” N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(h). The statute reflects the public policy recognition that marriages ... asset, such a ruling would contravene the plain language of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(h). The Court holds that the trial court correctly allocated ... appeal, the Court construes New Jersey’s equitable distribution statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(h) and -23.1, and considers the equitable remedy of ... concur with the trial judge and the Appellate Division that N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(h) authorizes the equitable distribution of Thieme’s Closing ...
docket: A-51-15
court: NJ Supreme Court
decided: 0000-00-00
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3 CHRISTINA MANTEY v. ERIC SCHWARTZ -- rank: 960
... of the relevant statutory criteria for equitable distribution prescribed by N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23.1, and, in some respects, lack sufficient evidential and legal ... must consider the operative language of the equitable distribution statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23.1. Pursuant to that statute, the Legislature has instructed that ... p. Any other factors which the court may deem relevant. [ N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23.1 (emphasis added).] In McGee v. McGee , 277 N.J. Super. 1, 10 (App. Div. 1994), we noted that N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23.1 "requires" trial judges to apply the enumerated statutory criteria for equitable distribution. Moreover, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23.1 mandates that "[i]n every case" in which an ... not limited to, the factors set forth in this section . [ N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23.1 (emphasis added).] The statute also provides for "a ...
docket: a1831-11
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2012-10-29
status: unpublished
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4 Elizabeth Gnall v. James Gnall -- rank: 960
... judge considered the requisite statutory factors for alimony stated in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b), and made specific findings of fact relating to each ... be awarded is governed by the standards set forth in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b). When determining whether alimony is appropriate, the trial court ... trial judge considered the thirteen statutorily defined factors regarding alimony, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b), and made specific findings of fact relating to each ... alimony awards which is contrary to the legislative intent underlying N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23. I. James and Elizabeth Gnall met in 1985 while they ... then addressed each of the thirteen factors set forth in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b). The trial court found that although the marriage lasted ... statutory findings for all of the factors set forth in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(c). Ibid. The Appellate Division further found that the ...
docket: A-52-13
court: NJ Supreme Court
decided: 2015-07-29
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citation: 222 N.J. 414 119 A.3d 891
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5 /usr/local/share/www/libweb/collections/courts/appellate/a4672-17.opn.html -- rank: 911
... In reaching his decision, the judge considered the factors under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j) and found plaintiff experienced difficulty saving for retirement. Plaintiff ... and support orders at any time. Id. at 145 (citing N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23). Alimony and support orders are subject to modification based 'on ... Gayet v. Gayet, 92 N.J. 149, 150 (1983); see, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 ('[A]fter judgment of divorce or dissolution or maintenance, . . . the ... v. Lepis, 83 N.J. 139, 146 (1980)); see also N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 ('[Alimony orders] may be revised and altered by the court ... the request for modification or termination must be reviewed under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3). That section expressly requires '[i]n making its ... has demonstrated that modification or termination of alimony is appropriate . . . .' N.J.S.A. 2A:34- 23(j)(3). The obligee's ability to have adequately ...
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6 JENNIFER KLEMASH v. CHRISTIAN D. KLEMASH -- rank: 903
... also argues the court failed to consider his application under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(k) and erred by failing to make the requisite findings ... the court from time to time as circumstances may require." N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23. "A party seeking modification of his or her child support ... court found would occur at the time of the award." N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(c). "The party seeking modification has the burden of showing ... September 2014, the Legislature amended the alimony and maintenance statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, "to more clearly quantify considerations examined when faced with a ... here was entered before the September 10, 2014 amendments to N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, and does not include any provision concerning the modification of ... We therefore apply the relevant portions of the amendments to N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 here to defendant's motion to modify the alimony ...
docket: a1878-14
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2016-07-21
status: unpublished
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7 MARK AMZLER v. AMY AMZLER, -- rank: 900
... her motion. In reaching his decisions, the judge relied on N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(2), which governs the review of alimony awards where ... 83 N.J. 139 (1980). A-3384-18T3 2 applied N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(2), rather than N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3), which governs the review of final alimony orders ... a matter of first impression, we agree with defendant that N.J.S.A. 2A:34- 23(j)(2) applies only to orders or agreements established after the effective date of the 2014 amendments and that N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3) governs this case. We also note that the ... or modification of plaintiff's alimony obligation is appropriate under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3), and if so, whether the anti-Lepis ...
docket: a3384-18
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2020-04-02
status: Published
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8 /usr/local/share/www/libweb/collections/courts/supreme/a1158-15.opn.html -- rank: 900
... the rebuttable presumption of termination upon retirement set forth in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(1); (2) the September 10, 2014 amendment to N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 should apply retroactively to this case because the judgment of ... J. Super. 315 , 320 (App. Div. 2016). The preamble to N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, states in pertinent part: [A]fter judgment of divorce . . . the ... Super. at 320. Effective September 10, 2014, the Legislature amended N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 to add a new subsection (j). Subsection (j) lists objective ... upon the obligor spouse or partner attaining full retirement age." N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(1). Subsection (j)(2) addresses the circumstances when an ... attaining the full retirement age as defined in" the statute. N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(2). Subsection (j)(3) applies "[w]hen a ...
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9 STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. PATRICK J. LANDERS -- rank: 894
... statute amendments, addressing modification of alimony when an obligor retires. N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j). Plaintiff Nancy E. Landers appeals from a March 27 ... of his retirement. Plaintiff argues the motion judge incorrectly applied N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(1), which is limited to awards entered after the ... by applying the rebuttable statutory presumption and factors outlined in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(1). Concluding plaintiff failed to overcome the presumption that ... plaintiff argues the judge improperly followed the statutory provisions of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(1), which incorrectly placed the burden of proof on ... v. Gayet , 92 N.J. 149 , 150 (1983); see also N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b). Similarly, the authority of the Family Part to modify ... an existing alimony order is expressed in the preamble to N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, which provides in pertinent part: [A]fter judgment of ...
docket: a3931-14
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2016-02-22
status: published
citation: 444 N.J.Super. 315 133 A.3d 637
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10 SUSAN CORNFORD v. GARY P.J. CORNFORD -- rank: 892
... change in circumstances." The court did not abuse its discretion. N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 provides "the court may make such order ...as to the ... reasonable and just." "In interpreting the purpose and breath of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, . . . 'the Legislature intended to invest a court with broad discretion ... 101 , 111 (2005) (citation omitted). Indeed, "the 'overriding "purpose of [ N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23] is to give a matrimonial judge broad discretion and authority ... 3 Given that the trial court has broad discretion under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, it was not an abuse of discretion under the circumstances ... in excess of $187,200) and the factors specified in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23. [ Id. Appendix IX-A to R. 5:6A ¶ 20 ... parties. Then, the court must analyze the factors outlined in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(a) and determine each party's responsibility for satisfying ...
docket: a3260-14
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2017-02-10
status: unpublished
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11 ELIZABETH SOWELL-ZAK v. GARY ZAK -- rank: 889
... circumstances' to modify or terminate an alimony obligation); see also N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3). 2 Plaintiff moved to enforce other provisions in ... the statutory factors for termination or modification of alimony under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3). For example, the motion court found it was ... Social Security income or Case Information Statements as required by [N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23],' at least in part because plaintiff had not filed a ... 17T1 6 The motion court analyzed the record presented under N.J.S.A. 2A:34- 23(j)(3), which applies when 'a retirement application is filed ... Any other relevant factors affecting the parties' respective financial positions. [N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3).] The motion court made findings as to each ... pay alimony during 2017. Based on its analysis of the N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(j)(3) factors, the court further determined the undisputed ...
docket: a0472-17
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2019-04-08
status: Unpublished
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12 /usr/local/share/www/libweb/collections/courts/trial/mills-v-mills.opn.html -- rank: 863
... the recent, 2014 amendments to New Jersey's alimony statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34- 23(k). Specifically, defendant seeks a reduction of his alimony obligation ... to New Jersey's alimony statute, and newly enacted subsection N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(k), a court may reduce an alimony obligation when the ... The terms and spirit of the 2014 amended alimony statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(k), are relevant and applicable in this case, where the ... the State’s alimony statute and added a new provision, N.J.S.A. 2A:34- 23(k), which now addresses situations when an obligor who is ... job and seeks a reduction in alimony as a result. N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(k) sets forth the following list of statutory factors for ... the same field as opposed to a new field. Rather, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(k)(2) expressly references when an obligor loses his ...
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13 MARK TANNEN v. WENDY TANNEN -- rank: 860
... that a trial judge must consider in making any award. N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 provides that in "any matrimonial action . . . the court may make ... nature of the case shall render fit, reasonable and just . . . ." N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b) sets forth a non-exhaustive list of thirteen factors ... party through investment of any assets held by that party [.]" N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(11) (emphasis added). "'[T]he goal of a proper ... of a reported decision in this State. As already noted, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(11) provides that in setting an alimony award, the ... Given the significance of its principles in the context of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(11), such determination would be more appropriately made by ... v. Weishaus , 180 N.J. 131 , 145 (2004) (emphasis added). N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(1) requires the judge to consider "the actual ...
docket: a4185-07
court: New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2010-08-31
status: Published
citation: 416 N.J. Super. 248 3 A.3d 1229
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14 MARK TANNEN v. WENDY TANNEN -- rank: 857
... that a trial judge must consider in making any award. N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 provides that in "any matrimonial action . . . the court may make ... nature of the case shall render fit, reasonable and just . . . ." N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b) sets forth a non-exhaustive list of thirteen factors ... party through investment of any assets held by that party [.]" N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(11) (emphasis added). "'[T]he goal of a proper ... of a reported decision in this State. As already noted, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(11) provides that in setting an alimony award, the ... Given the significance of its principles in the context of N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(11), such determination would be more appropriately made by ... v. Weishaus , 180 N.J. 131 , 145 (2004) (emphasis added). N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(1) requires the judge to consider "the actual ...
docket: a4211-07
court: New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2010-08-31
status: Published
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15 CHARLES E. HERBRUCK v. MARIA T. HERBRUCK -- rank: 857
... contends that the court should have awarded permanent alimony. Under N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23, "the court may make such order as to the alimony ... on the evidence about the [thirteen] factors" set forth in N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b). N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(c). 2 "If the court determines that an award of ... court considered and made specific findings regarding each of the N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b) factors. The court's findings can be summarized as ... court's consideration of "[t]he duration of the marriage." N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(2). "The 'defining distinction' between permanent and limited duration ... t]he age, physical and emotional health of the parties," N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23(b)(3), specifically, her health. She points out that ...
docket: a3065-11
court: NJ Superior Court Appellate Division
decided: 2014-04-25
status: unpublished
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