Pathways to Dissolution

By Schonauer Law on Aug 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM in What to do?, What Does it Mean

There are several procedural models or methods that may be used. The differences between each method relates to the involvement of an attorney and the court.


Is 5 pages single spaced good or too long pissing off the judge?

By Schonauer Law on Aug 26, 2015 at 11:11 AM in Legal Questions

Is 5 pages single spaced good or too long pissing off the judge? I really want to write about all of the things happening and it is not redundant, but judges are very busy and quickly review things before you talk to them and I have no attorney. Should I cut it down and leave a bunch of stuff out?


16 year old girl became pregnant by her 20-year old friend

By Schonauer Law on Aug 19, 2015 at 10:42 AM in Legal Questions

a person who engages in an act of sexual intercourse with a minor, who is not his or her spouse, is guilty of statutory rape. Statutory rape is a “strict” liability crime. That means there is no “knowledge” component.


Halloumi Cheese Platter

By Schonauer Law on Aug 12, 2015 at 08:20 AM in Comfort


Center for Medical Progress Restrained from Releasing More Videos

By Schonauer Law on Aug 10, 2015 at 08:56 AM in Law News


Zucker, Goldberg & Ackerman LLC (ZGA) seeks Chapter 11

By Schonauer Law on Aug 07, 2015 at 09:59 AM in Law News

According to court papers, Zucker, Goldberg & Ackerman LLC (ZGA) sought chapter 11 protections Monday. In preparation for liquidation, ZGA will hand off 30,000 active foreclosure and insolvency cases. At one time, ZGA handled 40% of home foreclosures in New Jersey. According to ZGA, its mortgage-lender clients and tighter rules are to blame for its troubles.


Crazy Good Veggie Sandwich

By Schonauer Law on Aug 05, 2015 at 03:16 PM in Comfort

This recipe has held it’s appeal even after all this time. It reminds me of my best friend from 6th grade. We were inseparable from age 11 until 18 when she went ....


What is Community Property?

By Schonauer Law on Aug 05, 2015 at 03:06 PM in What Does it Mean

California is a community property state. This means that a marriage or the registration of a domestic partnership makes two people into ONE legal Community.


House of Representatives Voted to Repeal the Federal Estate Tax

By Schonauer Law on Apr 20, 2015 at 12:46 PM in Law News

The estate tax applies to property all property transferred from a deceased person to his or her heirs. The tax applies to estates worth more than about $5.4 million ($10.9 million for married couples.) The top estate tax rate is 40 percent, though experts find that the average tax paid is less than 17 percent. President Obama’s threatens to veto the bill.


Power of Attorney

By Schonauer Law on Mar 17, 2015 at 11:03 AM in What Does it Mean

A power of attorney, or POA, allows a person to act on your behalf as your agent, or attorney-in-fact. A power of attorney is often used as an estate planning tool for when a person becomes incapacitated, but it has other purposes as well.