Purchasing A Home After Divorce Just Got Easier

Purchasing A Home After Divorce Just Got Easier

For some, love fades away and Marriages end. However, the mortgage you agreed to when ...
Property Division is 50/50.. Most of the Time

Property Division is 50/50.. Most of the Time

California is a community property state, meaning the Equitable Division rule divides ...
Property Division In California

Property Division In California

The purpose of California property division laws is to make sure that California marital ...
Prenuptial Agreements

Prenuptial Agreements

Prenuptial Agreements (prenups) can protect you from your spouse’s debts, ...
Nonmarital Cohabitation Disputes

Nonmarital Cohabitation Disputes

California does not have a common law marriage statute. No matter how long a couple ...
Military Retirement Pay

Military Retirement Pay

In 1981, the United States Supreme Court, in McCarthy v. McCarthy, held that the state ...
Is Your Spouse Hiding Assets?

Is Your Spouse Hiding Assets?

One often wonders once a Petition for Dissolution has been filed, or perhaps before it ...
Is It Separate Property Or Community Property?

Is It Separate Property Or Community Property?

This was the question in a recent case from First Appellate District that was on appeal ...
Husband And Wife Are Subject To The General Rules Governing Fiduciary Relationships

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 ...
Having Your Name On Title To Your Home Is Important

Having Your Name On Title To Your Home Is Important

In a recent case, Marriage of Mathews, husband and wife met in Japan and later married. ...