Determining If Property Is Community Is Not Always So Easy

Determining If Property Is Community Is Not Always So Easy

Under Family Code, Section 760, generally, property that is acquired during marriage is ...
Designating Successors

Designating Successors

A California appellate court has ruled on whether a non-participant spouse can transfer ...
Community Property Rights

Community Property Rights

Equal ownership of community property assets has never been dependent upon a ...
Community & Separate Property

Community & Separate Property

With certain exceptions all property, including real property or personal property, ...
Can You Sell Your House In The Middle Of A Dissolution Proceeding?

Can You Sell Your House In The Middle Of A Dissolution Proceeding?

When you file for a Dissolution, certain restraining orders automatically go into. ...
But Honey, Is it Really a Gift?: Upon Divorce, California Community Property Laws May Make Your Valentine’s Day Present a lot Less Romantic

But Honey, Is it Really a Gift?: Upon Divorce, California Community Property Laws May Make Your Valentine’s Day Present a lot Less Romantic

It’s that magical time of year, with hearts everywhere, flower shops overflowing ...
Burglarizing Your Own Home? It Can Happen If You Are Getting A Divorce

Burglarizing Your Own Home? It Can Happen If You Are Getting A Divorce

Divorce presents many traps for the unwary, as illustrated by the recent case, People v. ...
Are Post-separation Disability Allowance Payments Community Or Separate Property?

Are Post-separation Disability Allowance Payments Community Or Separate Property?

In the case, In Re Marriage of Walker, unpublished opinion of District 6 (Filed January ...
6 Steps for a Financially Successful Divorce

6 Steps for a Financially Successful Divorce

Considering the possibility of a looming divorce is daunting no matter what the details ...
You May Have “Your Day In Court” – But At What Cost

You May Have “Your Day In Court” – But At What Cost

Everyone knows, even in a general sense, that when you are involved in a legal dispute, ...