Matt Rooney Named “Top Divorce & Family Attorney” by SJ Magazine

DeMichele & DeMichele, P.C. would like to congratulate our attorney and colleague Matt Rooney for being recognized as a 2018 “Top Attorney” by SJ Magazine. ___ SJ Magazine “Top Attorneys” are selected through a poll in which only fellow New Jersey attorneys are permitted to nominate and
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New Jersey Court: Trying to Get Your Ex Fired Could Result in a Restraining Order

Ocean County Judge: Attempting to Get Your Ex-Spouse Fired Could Result in a Restraining Order Against You! By Matt Rooney | DeMichele & DeMichele, P.C. Most non-lawyers associate physical acts with domestic violence. Victims know the truth can prove to be a lot more complicated.
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Supreme Court affirms gun restrictions in wake of domestic violence

We’re always keeping an eye on developments at the state and federal levels in the event that a decision impacts our clients. On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Voisine v. United States could have such an impact. Parties Stephen Voisine and
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New Jersey to reexamine handling of domestic violence cases

Chief Justice Rabner forms ad hoc committee to “conduct an in-depth review of our current domestic violence laws and policies” Domestic violence is once again a topic of national discussion after the release of the controversial Fifty Shades of Grey movie. While I doubt
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D&D Supports Fight Against Domestic Violence

DeMichele & DeMichele attorneys attend annual fundraiser for Camden County Women’s Center Domestic violence is a serious problem, both nationally and right here in our South Jersey community, and one that we are committed to confronting. It’s a regular topic of discussion
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D&D Attorney Analyzes ‘Gun Restraining Order’ Proposal on Fox 29

ROONEY: Process Proposed by Senator “[c]ould actually take months and cost you a lot of money and court time to get your weapons back” DeMichele & DeMichele attorney Matt Rooney visited with the Fox29/My9’s Chasing New Jersey on Monday to discuss a controversial new proposal from the
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10 “Dont’s” of a Domestic Violence Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)

What Not to Do When You Get a TRO Understanding what has happened is vital for somebody who is accused of domestic violence. What do we mean? The temporary restraining order (“TRO”) that a defendant receives is a formal order which is
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Domestic Violence Bill Vetoed

Legislation Would Establish Trial Monitoring Program in Ocean County Back in December 2013, we told you about a proposal drafted by state four primary sponsors including Assemblyman Ronald Dancer of Ocean County and Troy Singleton of Burlington County, A321 (S2910 is the Senate
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Legislators Push Electronic Monitoring for Domestic Violence Perpetrators

Ocean County Pilot Program Could Dramatically Increase the Expense and General Ramifications of Final Restraining Orders in New Jersey A spate of high-profile instances of domestic violence is leading to a fresh focus on the issue from lawmakers around the country including
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Violating Restraining Orders Can Carry Severe Consequences

Significant Jail Time and Huge Fines May Result from Restraining Order Violations A domestic violence restraining order is easily one of the most misunderstood instruments in the family law practice area. The entry of a “final” restraining order occurs when the Court
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