Please help victims of domestic violence and their pets!

Dear family, friends and colleagues, Your help is urgently needed! Do you have 30 minutes or $5 to spare to help victims of domestic violence and their beloved pets? This is a non-profit organization I co-founded several years ago to try and address an urgent, unmet need of domestic violence victims and their pets. Please read the brief information below and, if you can, volunteer or donate, even the smallest amount helps. Thank you!! <3 25-40% of battered women won’t escape abusive situations in fear of leaving their pet behind Most women’s shelters do not accept pets, leaving victims in…

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’Til Debt Do Us Part: The Interplay Between Bankruptcy and Divorce

Published in GPSolo, Volumne 32, Number 4, July/August 2015 by the American Bar Association By Laura S. Mann Laura S. Mann, Esq., is the principal of the Law Offices of Laura S. Mann, LLC, Riverdale, New Jersey. In almost 20 years of practicing law in a variety of settings and in a variety of substantive areas, I have seen, all too often, the bankruptcy issues that arise in the divorce context. Having practiced in both of these areas of the law for much of that time, I have seen many mistakes made when a client gets matrimonial advice from a…

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