When Divorcing Spouses Co-Own a Business in San Diego

What Happens When Divorcing Spouses Co-Own a Business in San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What happens when divorcing spouses co-own a business in San Diego?  What happens to the business during community property division? When the soon-to-be divorcing spouses co-own a business in San Diego they must give serious consideration to this important asset and how it will be handled during the course of the divorce.  What is to become of the business itself?  …

How is the Pereira Analysis Used in a San Diego Divorce with a Business

How is the Pereira Analysis Used in a San Diego Divorce with a Business

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What is the Pereira Analysis and how is the Pereira analysis used in a San Diego divorce involving a business or professional practice?  When a San Diego divorce involves a business asset and any portion of that asset is characterized as community property a complex legal and financial process is necessary to complete property division.  The basic steps in this …

What is a Van Camp Apportionment for a Business in a San Diego Divorce

What is a Van Camp Apportionment for a Business in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What is a Van Camp apportionment for a business in a San Diego divorce?  The essential question on the table involves the presumption of the ownership of a business or professional practice by one of the parties in a divorce.  The central questions surrounding a business in a divorce are: What portion (if any) of the business is considered to …

Division of a Business in a Carlsbad Divorce - Property Characterization

The Division of a Business in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What should one expect regarding the division of a business in a Carlsbad divorce?  What are the primary concerns if you own a company or a professional practice?  What are some important issues for the spouse of a business owner? The division of a business in a Carlsbad divorce is often one of the most contentious parts of the process …

You Need an Attorney When There is a Business in a San Diego Divorce

Why Do You Need an Attorney When There is a Business in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

Why do you need an attorney when there is a business in a San Diego divorce?  Do you or your soon-to-be former spouse own a small company or have business interests or a professional practice?  Did you know that the valuation and division of the community’s interest in a business asset is one of the most contentious, financially and legally …

What Happens to a San Diego Small Business in a Divorce

What Happens to a San Diego Small Business in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What happens to a San Diego small business in a divorce?  If you own a small business you have in all likelihood invested a huge amount of your own time, money, sweat, work, thoughts and action to start and build your company. The key issue in these cases is the characterization of the business asset itself in terms of community …

Valuation of a Business Important in a Contested San Diego Divorce

Why is the Valuation of a Business Important in a Contested San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

Why is the valuation of a business important in a contested San Diego divorce?  The issue of business valuation is legally and financially quite complex.  Each party in a divorce often has opposing interests when it comes to the division of a business or professional practice.  In essence, if the company is in whole or in part considered to be …

Pre-Planning a San Diego Divorce Will Help a Business Owner

Pre-Planning a San Diego Divorce Will Help a Business Owner

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

If you own your own company or have a professional practice and are experiencing challenges in a marriage,  pre-planning a San Diego divorce will help a business owner to preserve the most options for protecting their interests and maintaining control of the their business interests through and after a divorce. Why is it important to seek the advice and counsel …