The Intersection of Elder Abuse and Family Law

The Intersection of Elder Abuse and Family Law Cassie Murphy, Esq.   What is Elder Abuse? In general, elder abuse refers to mistreatment of an older person that is committed by someone with whom the elder has a special relationship (for example, a spouse, sibling, child, friend, or caregiver).  “Elder” is defined differently depending on […]

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Service of Process by Facebook

Welcome to 2018!  For those growing up in the 1960s, 1970s, or 1980s, who could have imagined Google, Amazon, cellular telephones, the internet, and so much more.  It’s no different in the practice of law as slowly, but surely, the old way of doing things are being challenged by the realities of the modern era. […]

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Celebrating African American History Month – By: John P. Paone, Jr. *

African-American history in the United States has been recognized annually since 1926, first as “Negro History Week” and later as “Black History Month.” Carter G. Woodson, an African American historian and journalist pioneered the celebration originally designated for the second week in February, to coincide with marking the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. […]

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