Business Valuation and Division in a Divorce

Business Valuation and Division in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

Are you considering a divorce in North County San Diego?  Do you own a business or an interest in a professional practice?  If the answers to both questions is “yes” the issues of business valuation and division in a divorce should be one of your primary concerns. California is a community property state.  In the absence of a written agreement …

Stop Spousal Support if Your Ex Cohabitates or Remarries

Can You Stop Spousal Support if Your Ex Cohabitates or Remarries

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Can you stop spousal support if your ex cohabitates or remarries in the future?  What do you need to know about spousal support today to prevent issues down the road? During the process of a divorce it is quite common for the income of one spouse to be substantially less than the other.  One spouse may have left the workforce …

Protecting Substantial Assets in a North County Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Are you concerned about protecting substantial assets in a North County divorce?  Do you own rental or investment real estate?  Do you have substantial savings, investment and or retirement accounts?  Are you or your former spouse the owners of a business or a partner in a professional practice?  What steps should you take to prepare for divorce and to protect …

Protecting Your Child Custody Goals in a Divorce

Protecting Your Child Custody Goals in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the factors which you should consider when protecting your child custody goals in a divorce?  How will North County Family Law Courts view your position in the case? It is important to consider the actions you take at every step in the divorce process.  This begins prior to the actual filing a divorce through the final decree.  The …

What Happens to Joint Accounts During a Divorce

What Happens to Joint Accounts During a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What happens to joint accounts during a divorce in North County San Diego?  What do you need to know about handling community funds and your separate money during a divorce? Under California law, all of your income and any monies, investments or assets you’ve accumulated or accessed while married are almost always community property.  There are exceptions for specifically identified …

Request Modification of Your Divorce Decree

Request Modification of Your Divorce Decree

Pierre Domercq Post Decree Modifications

How do you request modification of your divorce decree for child custody & parenting time, child support or spousal support?  Why won’t the Court hear every request for these changes? If a change is minor and both parties are in complete agreement you may file a motion requesting the change and approval by the Court.  This simply requires the review …

Should I Consider Bifurcation to Become Single Before Divorce is Completed

Should You Consider Bifurcation to Become Single Before Your Divorce is Finished?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Should you consider bifurcation to become single before your divorce is finished?  Divorce in North County San Diego can take a long time.  Disagreements related to child custody & parenting time, division of a business or spousal support can substantially lengthen the duration of a divorce. Many parties become impatient and wish to move forward with their life.  You may …