How Permanent Spousal Support is Determined in a Carlsbad Divorce

How Permanent Spousal Support is Determined in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Are you wondering how permanent spousal support is determined in a Carlsbad divorce?  Temporary spousal support (if it has been ordered) was established to get the parties through the divorce process.  The existence of temporary spousal support and/or the amount ordered by the Court is often quite different from the amount and terms of a permanent spousal support order. There …

If Temporary Spousal Support is Likely in Your Carlsbad Divorce Case

Wondering If Temporary Spousal Support is Likely in Your Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

You may be wondering if temporary spousal support is likely in your Carlsbad divorce.  What determines the need for temporary spousal support?  Here in California, child support follows specific calculations.  Spousal support is not based upon a specific calculator per se.  California Family Law provides the Judge in your case with comprehensive discretion as to the need for spousal support …

Will There Be a Gavron Warning in Your San Diego Divorce - Support

Will There Be a Gavron Warning in Your San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Will there be a Gavron Warning in your San Diego divorce as it pertains to spousal support?  What is the Gavron Warning, and why is this an important issue in many California divorce cases?  Under California law the Court may want a recipient of spousal support to become self-sufficient over a period of time and to make reasonable efforts to …

How Will a New Relationship Affect the Recipient of Spousal Support after a Carlsbad Divorce? Protect your interests & learn more 760-434-3330

How Will a New Relationship Affect the Recipient of Spousal Support after a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How will a new relationship affect the recipient of spousal support after a Carlsbad Divorce?  Are you receiving spousal support and wondering how a new serious relationship may affect your finances?  Are you presently paying spousal support to a former spouse who has moved in with a new partner?  What becomes of spousal support obligations in these cases? It is …

Does Spousal Support End if Your Former Spouse Remarries San Diego

Does Spousal Support End if Your Former Spouse Remarries in San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Does spousal support end if your former spouse remarries?  Here in San Diego and across California spousal support is ordered to level the financial playing field between the parties during and after a divorce.  Spousal support no longer provides the tax benefits it used to and is a substantial hit to any budget.  Have you learned your former spouse is …

How Do I Minimize the Amount of Spousal Support I Have to Pay?

What Should I Do to Minimize the Amount of Spousal Support I Have to Pay?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What should I do to minimize the amount of spousal support I have to pay?  There are a number of valid strategies to reduce the amount of a potential spousal support award.  First, a word of caution: Do not attempt to manipulate financial disclosures or artificially attempt to manipulate business earnings before a divorce.  Forensic accountants can easily spot these …

How Long Will I Have to Pay Spousal Support after a San Diego Divorce?

How Long Will I Have to Pay Spousal Support after a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

We are often asked “how long will I have to pay spousal support after a San Diego divorce?”  Is this going to last months?  Years?  Do I have to pay spousal support until they pass away or remarry? These are all valid questions.  Let’s begin with the question “why is spousal support awarded?”  Under California family law, spousal support is …

How Can I Get Spousal Support in a San Diego Divorce? Family Law

How Can I Get Spousal Support in a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

You may be wondering “How can I get spousal support in a San Diego divorce?”  Spousal support is usually a tool the Family Court considers to level the financial playing field between the two parties.  While child support is fairly straight forward and based upon specific calculations, spousal support is much more vague and legally complex.  This is why it …