If I have to send my spouse a copy of the proposed equitable distribution for child support, alimony and other refief, does he also get a copy of the Family Part case statement?

Asked on September 15, 2012 under Family Law, New Jersey

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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Under the codes of civil procedure in all states in this country, the parties in the litigation (family law dispute in your matter) are mandated to serve upon the other side before the hearing of a given issued of the case copies of all documents that the one party is filing with the court.

If the "family part case statement" is being filed with the court clerk's office by you, your spouse is required to have a copy of it sent to her.


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