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  • Articles
  • Books

    Domestic Torts in New Jersey (This a large file and may take longer to load)
    Elliot H. Gourvitz is the author of Domestic Torts in New Jersey, published by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education in 1994 with a supplement in 1996. The book includes forms and sample complaints and may be purchased from the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, One Constitution Square, New Brunswick, New Jersey 8101-1500.

    Domestic Tort Forms (This a large file and may take longer to load)

    Domestic Violence Source Book(2003-2004 Ed.) by Elliot H. Gourvitz and Ari H. Gourvitz

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  • Seminars And Lectures
    • "How to Try a Hague Convention Case,” Atlantic City Boardwalk Seminar, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2005.
    • Director, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, N.J. Chapter, Advanced Family Law Forum, 1992-2005.
    • Director, Family Law Boot Camp for Incoming Law Clerks. 1998-2003.
    • Co-Chairman, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, New Jersey, Boardwalk Seminar, Matrimonial Section, 1992-96, 1999 .
    • Co-Chairman, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, National, Continuing Legal Education, 1994-96.
    • "Domestic Violence." Knowing What Relief is Available. Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 1994-96.
    • "Ability to Pay Hearing; What Must be Proven to Enforce a Support Order" AAML Advanced Forum, September 2004.
    • "Unequal Division of Assets; When Enough is Enough," Advanced Family Law Forum. American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers 2002.
    • "Interstate Relocation, Can a Spouse Move Within The State Without Impunity" Family Law Forum, October 2003.
    • When Enough is Enough - Unequal Equitable Distribution, Advanced Law Forum, September 2002.
    • "Defending People Wrongfully Accused of Domestic Violence." October 1999, Advanced Law Forum.
    • "Handling The Bitter Divorce," Institute For Continuing Legal Education. February, 1999.
    • "Case Law Decisions in Matrimonial Accounting" Matrimonial Accounting Conference. N.J. Society of Certified Public Accountants. September, 1998.
    • "Evidence for Family Lawyers, Institute for Continuing Legal Education, May and July 1998; American Trial Lawyers Association, Boardwalk Seminar, 1999.
    • "Relocation." - Annual Family Law Institute. Institute for Continuing Legal Education, June 1996.
    • "First Annual Tort Forum." Institute for Continuing Legal Education. June 21, 1997.
    • "Jury Trials in Marital Tort Cases," Institute for Continuing Legal Education, June 1996.
    • "Using Experts in Complex Divorce Cases." Institute for Continuing Legal Education, June 1996.
    • "Bankruptcy and Its Interrelationship with the Family Court under the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994," Institute for Continuing Legal Education, May 1995.
    • "High-Tech Techniques in Evidence," American College of Family Trial Lawyers, William and Mary College, April 1995.
    • "Domestic Torts," Institute for Continuing Legal Education and the New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, May 1994, April 1995; New Jersey State Bar Association, May 1994, May 1996; The Association of Trial Lawyers, New Jersey, May 1995.
    • "Equitable Distribution of Contingencies," American Trial Lawyers Association, March 1994, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, March 1996.
    • "How to Collect Child Support and Alimony from Pensions, Retirement Plants, IRA's and Other Supposedly Exempt Assets, and the Tax Imputations of Invasion," Family Law Forum, September 1994.
    • "How to Market and Manage a Law Office," Boardwalk Seminar, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, April 1993.
    • "Motion Practice," Association of Trial Lawyers of New Jersey, Law Trial Academy, October 17, 1992.
    • "Matrimonial Arbitration - The Cutting Edge," American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, September 1992, February 1993.
    • "Divorce Law in the 90's," Peoples Law School, Union County College, 1990-92
    • "Discrepancies in Financial Disclosure when Matrimonial Law Meets Criminal Law," Essex County Bar Foundation, 1989.
    • "Pension Issues in Divorce Cases: Making Sense out of a Complicated Area," Essex County Bar Association, 1989.
    • "Hot Tips in Family Law," New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 1989-92.
    • "Negotiating Property Settlement Agreements," Legal Education Institute, 1989.