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What Financial Disclosures Must be Made in a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

What financial disclosures must be made in a San Diego divorce?  Why is a full, transparent and accurate disclosure of all assets and debts by each party so important in a divorce? Generally speaking, the Court must have a thorough understanding of all of each party’s individual and joint assets and debts as well as the income of each spouse …

Will My Spouse Get Half of My Business if We Divorce in San Diego?

Will My Spouse Get Half of My Business if We Divorce in San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

Will my spouse get half of my business if we divorce in San Diego?  If either or both of the former spouses own an interest in a business or professional practice or they share in the ownership of a family business it will be a substantial issue in your divorce. Here in California, community property is to be divided equally …

Property Division Challenges in a San Diego Divorce - Family Law Lawyer

Property Division Challenges in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

There are often many property division challenges in a San Diego divorce.  This is especially true when the former spouses have substantial assets or one of them owns their own business.  What are some of the most complex issues to resolve during the community property division process? Retirement Assets One of the most common financial issues in a divorce is …

Difference Between Community Property and Separate Property Divorce

What is the Difference Between Community Property and Separate Property in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

What is the difference between community property and separate property in a San Diego divorce?  Why is this important and how can you best protect your interests? Here in California, all community assets and debts are to be equally divided between the parties.  Community property is considered to be any asset or debt which was obtained or incurred by either …

How are Stocks Divided in a San Diego Divorce - Community Property

How are Stocks Divided in a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

How are stocks divided in a San Diego divorce?  What do you need to know about stocks, stock options, vested versus unvested and the division of community property in your divorce? We’ll begin with a few community property basics.  Community property (assets and debts) in a California divorce is to be divided equally between the parties.  In some cases property …

Do you have Quasi-Community Property in Your San Diego Divorce?

Do you have Quasi-Community Property in Your San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

Do you have quasi-community property in your San Diego divorce?  What is the nature of community property versus separate property and when could an asset or liability be considered quasi-community property in your San Diego divorce? Here in California, the community property of a couple must be equally divided during a divorce.  Community property includes all assets and debts which …

Is CalSTRS Retirement for Teachers Community Property in a San Diego or Carlsbad Divorce?

Is CalSTRS Retirement for Teachers Community Property in a Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

Is CalSTRS retirement for teachers community property in a Carlsbad or San Diego divorce?  How will a CalSTRS teacher’s retirement account be handled in your divorce? We are often asked about the disposition of a teacher’s retirement account at CalSTRS.  The California State Teacher’s Retirement System was established in 1913 to provide disability, retirement and survivor benefits for California teachers, …