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Archive for September 2016

Military Divorce Laws in California

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The fact that the family laws applicable to the military divorce cases in California are marked by several unique concerns in comparison with the regular civilian divorce cases implies that specific federal and state laws and guidelines should be followed for the former. Military protection against divorce litigation in California  California state law exempts the…

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Rights Of Parents With Disabilities Regarding Child Custody

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It is a given that a divorce can be one of the most stressful and traumatic situations for most people.  For divorcing parents, there can be several considerations regarding the custody and visitation arrangements of their children. However, the situation becomes more intensely complex and overwhelming when one of the separating parents has some kind…

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What Happens When A Spouse Dies During A Divorce?

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As per the California family laws, a marriage will be accepted as terminated only in the event of divorce, annulment or the death of either spouse. In the event of a divorce petition being filed, as soon as the couple files for the dissolution of their marriage, the couple is regarded as ‘separate’ from that…

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Bringing Contempt Actions In Family Law Cases

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A contempt of court order regarding divorce or family law cases can be filed in California courts. Both husbands and wives can file for contempt of court against their spouse when they refuse to follow the court order. A contempt of court order is very useful but it is hardly used in divorce cases. Contempt…

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Considerations In Determining Spousal Support

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Spousal support or alimony is one of the most burning issues of a divorce or a legal separation. Many a times, the spouse who is required to make a hefty support payment might feel that it is quite unfair for him to carry on with the financial obligation towards their ex spouse even when the…

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