Can a Co-Parent Relocate with the Children After a Carlsbad Divorce

Can a Co-Parent Relocate with the Children After a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

How and when can a co-parent relocate with the children after a Carlsbad divorce? If there is any form of shared parenting or shared custody can one of the parents move away with the kids?  This is a complex legal question which carries substantial consequences for all parties associated with relocation or move-away child custody cases. In the vast majority …

I Heard My Former Spouse Wants to Move Away With the Kids

I Heard My Former Spouse Wants to Move Away With the Kids – Can they do that?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

I heard my former spouse wants to move away with the kids – can they do that?  These are extremely challenging times and risks associated with the COVID-19 virus may cause child custody and parenting time challenges.  Can a former spouse take your child or children and relocate or move out of the area or out of state without authorization …

Does California Family Law Provide for Grandparent Visitation Rights

Does California Family Law Provide for Grandparent Visitation Rights?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Does California family law provide for grandparent visitation rights?  Is there such a thing as “Grandparent Visitation Rights” in a North County Family Law Court? While the case law continues to grow in this area of family law, there is foundation for a California or North County Family Law Court to consider grandparent visitation rights.  A Court’s decision in a …

Child Custody and Parenting Time Agreements Need to be Written

Do Child Custody and Parenting Time Agreements Need to be Written to be Enforceable?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Do child custody and parenting time agreements need to be written in order to be enforceable in a Carlsbad or North County divorce? Oral agreements reached during negotiations between the parties in a North County or Carlsbad divorce are a great start. However, oral agreements often lead to confusion and complex legal issues down the road. The primary challenge with …

How to Manage Relocation With Children After a Carlsbad Divorce

How to Manage Relocation With Children After a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Are you searching for information on how to manage relocation with children after a Carlsbad divorce?  Is it possible to relocate or move out of the area or out of state with your children after a divorce? While this may absolutely be possible and in the best interests of the child(ren) you should never do so without the advance written …

Thinking Through Child Custody and Parenting Time

Thinking Through Child Custody and Parenting Time Before a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Why should you be thinking through child custody and parenting time before a Carlsbad divorce? What are your goals for your child or children after your divorce is completed? How will you protect them throughout the process? What should you expect during the process of completing a divorce in Carlsbad, Encinitas, Vista or Oceanside? Generally speaking child custody and parenting …

Avoid Costly Child Custody Mistakes in a Carlsbad Divorce

Avoid Costly Child Custody Mistakes in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are some of the most common costly child custody mistakes made in North County or Carlsbad divorce cases? Child custody is one of the most contentious issues in a divorce and there are definitely actions you can take which will sabotage your own interests. What are some of the more common mistakes you should avoid if your are entering …

Supervised Child Visitation or Parenting Time

When Is Supervised Child Visitation or Parenting Time Necessary?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

When is supervised child visitation or parenting time necessary?  Child custody and parenting time issues can represent the most contentious areas of many Carlsbad and North County divorce cases. California law establishes the need for a child to regularly spend quality time with each parent following a divorce. What happens when it is unsafe or not in a child’s best …

No Standard Parenting Plan Format in Carlsbad and North County

There is No Standard Parenting Plan Format in Carlsbad and North County

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

If you are working through the issues of a divorce and you have children a “parenting plan” will be one of the most significant conversations with your former spouse. It is important to understand that there is no standard parenting plan format in Carlsbad and North County. Parenting plans are unique and should be based upon what is best for …