Bonnie C. Frost, Esq. to Moderate Seminar on Jurisdiction in Family Law Cases
On two consecutive Saturdays in March, 2013 Bonnie C. Frost, Esq., partner in the matrimonial department of the law firm of Einhorn Harris Ascher Barbarito & Frost, PC, will be moderating a panel discussion on “Jurisdiction in Family Law Cases”, a seminar being provided by The New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education.
The seminar is designed for attorneys who practice matrimonial and family law and focuses on the issues that occur when spouses or domestic partners who are going through divorce and custody issues actually reside in different states or even different countries. The presentation will explore which courts in which states/countries control the issues in divorce and custody, from jurisdictional-divisible divorce to the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act, the Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act and the Hague Convention. The seminar will also include information about bankruptcy issues which may arise.
The seminar, which will provide the continuing legal education credits for attorneys, will be held on Saturday, March 9th, 2013 in Mount Laurel, New Jersey and again on Saturday, March 16th, 2013 in Morristown, New Jersey. For more information on locations and times please visit www.njicle.com.
Ms. Frost is a frequent lecturer for the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education. She is the current Chair of The Disciplinary Review Board of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. She is also the 2012 award recipient of Saul Tischler Award for Lifetime Achievement in Family Law. Bonnie has authored various works in the area of family law including The Women’s Legal Rights Booklet. She also co- authored the State Bar, Family Law Section’s Position Paper on Matrimonial Law in 1997. In addition to being a member of the State Bar Family Law Executive Committee since 1994 and its past chair from 2005-2006, Bonnie is a Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney, Fellow of The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. The State Bar has recognized her contributions to its legislative efforts by awarding her the Distinguished Legislative Service Award in 2008. The Morris County Bar Association honored her with the Morris County Special Service Award in 2006. Bonnie has been instrumental in writing six amicus curiae briefs on behalf of the State Bar and has argued more than 200 cases at the appellate level, of which 17 are published. For more information about Ms. Frost, please visit http://www.einhornharris.com/attorneys/bonnie-c-frost/
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