The Elements of Child Custody in a Divorce

The Elements of Child Custody in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

The term “child custody” is often used by parties going through a divorce here in North County San Diego. What are the elements of child custody in a divorce case here in North County? Physical Custody and Legal Custody There are two separate forms of custody when it comes to a child or children in divorce cases: physical custody and …

Venue is an Important California Child Custody Issue

Venue is an Important California Child Custody Issue

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

A recent case highlights the importance of “venue” from a legal perspective in California child custody cases. Venue is an important California child custody issue and often applies to those in military service, as well as unmarried couples when one of the parents intends to move away or has left the state of California with a child or children. In …

Understanding the Basics of Child Custody Issues

Understanding the Basics of Child Custody Issues

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

North County San Diego parents considering a divorce need help understanding the basics of child custody issues.  Child custody disputes are highly charged emotional experiences which not only increase the pain and challenge of a divorce, they increase the cost of the process and the time it takes to complete it.  Knowledge of child custody issues can be vitally important …

Resolving Disputes in a North County Parenting Plan

Resolving Disputes in a North County Parenting Plan

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

One of the biggest challenges facing those seeking a divorce in Carlsbad or North County San Diego is child custody. Resolving disputes in a North County parenting plan is crucial to completing your divorce. This will also have a substantial impact on the cost associated with your divorce and the time it takes to complete the process. The experienced child …

International Custody Laws Complicated a Recent Orange County case

International Custody Laws Complicated a Recent Orange County case

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

International custody laws complicated a recent Orange County case.  If you’ve ever been involved in a child custody battle then you know how difficult they can get at times.  Imagine the additional complications imposed by separation across thousands of miles of land and ocean as well as differing international child custody laws and you have yourself a situation primed for …

Sharing Parenting Time Over the Holidays

Sharing Parenting Time Over the Holidays

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Sharing parenting time over the holidays while balancing the separate needs of multiple families is quite challenging.  As a parent, you want to be there for every magical moment of the season and time away from your kids around the holidays may seem even heavier than usual. In addition, there may be challenges associated with previous traditions like picking out …

Evolution of Parenting Plans in California

Evolution of Parenting Plans in California

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the evolution of parenting plans in California and how will child custody and parenting plan issues affect your divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside, Vista, Encinitas or North County?  Originally, parenting plans usually established one parent with primary custody authority, while the other parent received specific visitation rights.  Over the past several years many states are evolving their laws and …

Resolving Disputes in a North County Divorce Parenting Plan

Resolving Disputes in a North County Divorce Parenting Plan

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

One of the most common challenges facing those seeking a divorce is resolving disputes in a North County divorce parenting plan.  Resolving disputes in child custody issues is crucial to completing your divorce.  This will also have a substantial impact on the cost associated with your divorce and the time it takes to complete the process. The experienced child custody …

About temporary child custody

About temporary child custody

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What do you need to know about temporary child custody in a North County divorce case?  Parents in California who are in the middle of a separation or divorce may be awarded temporary custody of their children, pending the finalization of the custody agreement. As with all decisions made regarding the custody of children, the courts will decide to award …