You may think that both parties are required to participate in a divorce. You may even think that you need the other party’s consent to get a divorce. However, under California law, only one party is required to participate in a divorce action. A party who has been properly served with divorce papers cannot prevent […]
Becoming a single mom in your 30s might sound like everyone’s worst nightmare. You have married the man that you thought would be your partner forever, you have a young child or even several children at this point and you are faced with the prospect of a divorce. All of the usual thoughts run through […]
As reported last week on TMZ.com, a final judgment of divorce was entered in the Johnny Depp and Amber Heard divorce case. Along with an approximately $7M settlement, Amber also received the parties’ dogs, “Pistol” and “Boo.” Although not an issue that comes up often in divorce cases, there can be a dispute as to […]
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Emotional abuse is just as serious as physical abuse but can be much harder to identify, particularly if your relationship is so mired in it that the abuse becomes your new norm. If you believe you are in an emotionally abusive relationship, it is extremely important not to make excuses and to trust your instinct. […]
It may be surprising, but for the best place for relationship advice and insight, it may be best to turn to your divorce attorney. After all, we have a front row seat to any and every relationship problem that may pop up. Your divorce attorney has a daily encounter with the drama that can break […]
Child Support can be complicated and often leaves clients going through a divorce with more questions than answers. The following are some of the most frequently asked questions and answers regarding child support: 1. How is Child Support in California calculated? Child Support in California is based on statewide uniform guideline calculations. The formula is […]
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Earlier this week, it was announced that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are getting divorced, and the internet went crazy. There were articles on all of the news outlets websites, memes and jokes about how happy Jennifer Aniston must be, and rampant speculation about the causes of the divorce: did Brad cheat? Is he an […]
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The article posted on Huffington Post on August 22, 2016, “The First Thing you Must Do When Your Divorce Is Final,” contains some good advice regarding the emotional aspect of how to proceed once your divorce is finalized. It also contains a great piece of advice regarding the legal side of your divorce: “Have a […]
We all love social media and probably spend more of our day than we would like to admit on various social media sites. But, it is important to be careful and take note of the damage that social media can cause when it comes to marriage and relationships. According to the article below, a 2010 […]
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With divorce being so prevalent in our society today, it is not surprising that many olympic champions were raised by divorced parents. According to the article below, Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Gabby Douglas were all raised by divorced parents. Michael Phelps was raised by his divorced single mother. So what do you do, if […]
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