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Husband And Wife Are Subject To The General Rules Governing Fiduciary Relationships

In the case of In Re Marriage of Lange, 2002 DJDAR 11031 the Court of Appeal affirmed the decision of…

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Full Pension Benefit Restores After Death Of Alternate Payee

The case of Rich v. Southern California IBEW held that upon the Alternate Payee’s death, the retiree will receive the…

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Fraudlent Transfers And Marital Property Settlements

In the case of Mejia v. Reed, 2002 DJDAR 3455 the Court of Appeal for the Sixth Appellate District concluded…

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Designating Successors

A California appellate court has ruled on whether a non-participant spouse can transfer their community property interest in undistributed retirement…

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Community Property Rights

Equal ownership of community property assets has never been dependent upon a determination of labor or talent. Men and women…

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Community & Separate Property

With certain exceptions all property, including real property or personal property, regardless of its location that is acquired by a…

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When Does The Duty To Disclose Material Changes In Income End?

Parties to a dissolution of marriage are bound by law to disclose all material facts relating to income or expenses…

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What Is A Valid Marriage Contract In California

Marriage in California is a valid civil contract between a man and a woman who are both free and capable…

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Terms That Could Undermine Your Prenuptial Agreement

There are some things you can’t or simply should not include in a premarital agreement. Some will simply be unenforceable,…

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Are Attorney’s Fees Available To Enforce The Terms Of My Judgment?

Attorney’s fees may be sought under a variety of reasons in any action under the Family Law Act. This article…

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