Divorce Attorney for Business Owners in New Jersey
Posted on 03-12-2016 by Santo Artusa

Owning a business requires getting their first, leaving last, wearing multiple hats, juggling tasks, giving it your heart and soul. When a business owner goes through a divorce, it makes it that much harder to be the "general in chief" and much harder to perform at a top level. A divorce is... Read More

Interested in Refining Your Legal Research Skills? Attend One of Our October Webinars
Posted on 10-06-2015 by Tami Hubbard

Sharpen your legal research skills by attending one of our 30-minute, how-to webinars during the month of October. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ What’s new on Lexis Practice Advisor ® Friday, October 16 1:30-2:00 pm ET The Lexis Practice Advisor®... Read More

Co-Parenting Fido with your Ex-Spouse
Posted on 04-08-2015 by Rosanne M. Beach

For many couples, worrying about who will get custody over the family pet is just as important as worrying about custody of the children . This is because pets are like family for many people. Although pets are treated like personal property under the eyes of the law in California, they shouldn't... Read More

So Your Ex Quit Their Job...Now What Do You Do? [Part Two - Spousal Support]
Posted on 03-13-2015 by Matthew S. Blado

In Part One of this blog, I discussed the issue of income imputation (often referred to as earning capacity) in child support cases. The focus of the article was about your options if the other parent voluntarily quit their job and was seeking a modification of child support. As that blog explained income... Read More

Attending LTNY? See the drafting and review tool that will turn hours into minutes
Posted on 01-12-2015 by Dave.DiCicco

Are you attending LTNY in February? If yes, let’s connect and chat about a drafting and review tool that can turn hours into minutes . I’m available to provide tailored demo sessions focusing on organizational- wide efficiency through streamline drafting. If you’re responsible for... Read More

Supervised Visitation as a Safeguard in Custody Cases
Posted on 12-10-2014 by Rosanne M. Beach

The state of California has a public policy to promote the best interest of the child when his/her parents have a custody or visitation matter in family court. In addition to promoting frequent and continuous contact with the child, the courts must make sure that the child is safe and protected. Sometimes... Read More

Lexis Advance Tuesday Tip: Get to the right results—fast!
Posted on 11-04-2014 by Sarah Patrick

Need to find a specific document and in a hurry? Take a look at some ways to find the right document with fast results. 1. Focus your search up front Working with Pre-Search Filters on Lexis Advance allows you to narrow your results from the beginning. From the red search box, select the Filter... Read More

Lexis Advance for Banking & Finance Professionals [Webinar]
Posted on 10-27-2014 by Tami Hubbard

Do you have trouble finding banking agency decisions? Need help aligning internal policies and procedures to the changing regulatory climate? Interested in getting sample transaction documents and practical guidance for customizing them? Would you like to follow newsworthy developments involving other... Read More

Tuesday Tip: How do I search in specific segments on Lexis Advance®
Posted on 10-21-2014 by Sarah Patrick

In Lexis Advance ® , all documents of the same type have a common structure, composed of the natural parts or divisions referred to as segments. You can restrict your search to a specific part or segment of a document, such as the court that heard the case or the judge who wrote the opinion. Different... Read More

Divorce Considerations When You Have a Child with a Special Needs Disability
Posted on 10-15-2014 by Rosanne M. Beach

Not all divorces are alike. Particularly, divorces involving spouses who have a special needs child will have specific considerations that should be addressed during the divorce process. Some key issues that need to be considered during a divorce proceeding in regard to a special needs child include... Read More

Why Lexis Advance? Register now for today's webinar!
Posted on 10-15-2014 by Tami Hubbard

The new Lexis Advance® is here! To help answer your questions, join us for these complimentary Webinars to see what Lexis Advance offers – and, the coffee is on us! Why Lexis Advance? Tuesday, October 28 at 1:30 p.m. (EST) Register now >> Find out what else you can do... Read More

The new Lexis Advance®— Register Now for these Upcoming Webinars
Posted on 10-09-2014 by Tami Hubbard

The new Lexis Advance® is here! To help answer your questions, join us for these 2 complimentary Webinars to see what Lexis Advance offers – and, the coffee is on us! Shepard’s® Simplified on Lexis Advance Tuesday, October 14 at 1:30 p.m. (EST) Register now >> Why Lexis... Read More

Lexis Advance Cost Effective Searching: Saving Your Firm $$$ Once You Start Using Your Billable ID
Posted on 10-02-2014 by kim.saldana@lexisnexis.com

A top question asked about the Lexis Advance product is how the pricing and searching works. Join us for a 30-minute webinar outlining cost-effective searching patterns, and how to save your firm money once you start using a billable Lexis Advance ID. This webinar is specific to Fall Associates, but... Read More

Lexis Advance Tuesday Tip: Research Map – What is it and why do I need it?
Posted on 09-30-2014 by Sarah Patrick

The Lexis Advance ® History feature makes it easy for you to resume interrupted research, rerun a search from a previous session and more. Lexis Advance also offers an interactive graphical representation of your research activity, called Research Map. You can use the Research Map to: Review... Read More

Lexis Advance Tuesday Tip: How can I easily track and monitor pending developments with legislative and regulatory issues?
Posted on 09-23-2014 by Allison Quering

If you have recently asked yourself the question about how to track and monitor developments using Lexis Advance®, the answer is as easy as 1-2-3. With our FREE alert feature on Lexis Advance, you can monitor ANYTHING with an Alert – statutes, issues in case law, newspapers, trade journals... Read More

Tuesday Tips: Using the Get & Print Feature on Lexis Advance
Posted on 09-16-2014 by Sarah Patrick

Many of your favorite research tasks can be completed at Lexis Advance® in a couple of steps. The Get & Print feature allows you to request up to 10 citations, plus select from the same formatting and content-specific options (such as selecting fonts and page-number positions and including annotations... Read More

Tuesday Tips: The Top 3 Helpful Tips When Navigating the New Lexis Advance
Posted on 09-09-2014 by Tracie Morris

After the release of the new Lexis Advance® we thought we'd address some of our top customer questions. Here are some of the aspects of Lexis Advance® that received attention. Responsive Design Customers are used to our Lexis Advance pre-search filter screens being overlays that cover... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: A Basic Overview
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

(Please visit the site to view this video) Lexis Advance transforms the way you conduct research by offering innovative features and functionality in combination with industry leading content. We have been able to develop a legal research platform that meets your needs in an efficient and intuitive... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: How-To Use Sources in the Word Wheel
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

(Please visit the site to view this video) Ever had a hard time finding a specific document for research? The word wheel will improve efficiency and research by suggesting possible legal phrases and documents, as well as sources based upon what is being entered into the search box. To Search for... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: The Basics of Document Delivery
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Sarah Patrick

(Please visit the site to view this video) This post describes the basics of Document Delivery on Lexis Advance include saving to a folder, printing, downloading and emailing. This post will also provide a short overview about using other options such as printing, downloading, and emailing. 1. Once... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: How-To Use the Document & Navigation Tools in Lexis Advance
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

(Please visit the site to view this video) This post introduces the basics of document and navigation tools. 1. After starting your search (using the red search box), the document and navigation tools are available within the document view. 2. After accessing the document you are provided with... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: Introduction to Searching
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Sarah Patrick

(Please visit the site to view this video) This short tutorial will introduce you to the various way in which you can search on Lexis Advance. There are a number of ways to access content on the platform, but keep in mind that the overall search methodology is to run a search across all content and to... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: How-To Browse Sources
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

(Please visit the site to view this video) Do you need help finding a specific document? Browse Sources is a feature that allows you to not only find a specific source, but also allows you to run searches in these sources, save them as favorites, as well as see important details about the sources in... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: How-To Use Pre-Search Filter Granularity in Lexis Advance
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Sarah Patrick

(Please visit the site to view this video) Working with Pre-Search Filters on Lexis Advance allows you to narrow your results from the beginning. Included within the Filter options are tabs for Jurisdiction, Category or Content Type, Practice Area & Topics, Recent & Favorites and finally... Read More

The New Lexis Advance: How-To Use Folders
Posted on 09-05-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

(Please visit the site to view this video) Folders provide an excellent way for you to save and organize your research directly on the Lexis Advance platform. You can create personal annotations on documents of interest and highlight specific text. In addition, you can collaborate with colleagues by... Read More