Second, dating while separated can have lasting repercussions, affecting the former spouses’ relationship long after the divorce decree is entered.Strained relations between former spouses are particularly problematic when they have young children to co-parent under a permanent parenting plan.
In many instances, the parties sought to impose “” restraints (taken from the case in which Mr.
New Jersey’s Family Court Recognizes the Changing Times in Which We Live- Judge Rules that a Permanent Restriction on an Ex-Spouse’s Paramour Staying over His or Her House When the Child is Residing at the Home May NOT be Enforceable. Judge Lawrence Jones sitting in the Ocean County Superior Court, Family Part, was willing to tackle this sensitive issue we family law practitioners frequently encounter in the divorce cases we handle at Goldstein Law Group.
Can my ex-husband allow his new girlfriend to spend the night while our child is at his home for parenting time? Mantle, an Ocean County post -divorce litigant wanted to know. Until now, there was little guidance on what time periods or other conditions, if any, were reasonable for an ex-spouse to ultimately expose his or her children to that spouse’s new significant other, in particular, to have the paramour sleep over the house when the children were also residing there.
If your new girlfriend or boyfriend has a criminal history, your former spouse's attorney could use this against you to influence the outcome of child custody and visitation rights.
Even if children are not involved, be careful about flaunting your relationship status to the other side.