Will a New Relationship Affect Existing San Diego Spousal Support

Can a New Relationship Affect Existing San Diego Spousal Support Orders

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

We are often asked can a new relationship affect existing San Diego spousal support orders?  If the recipient of spousal support decides to live with move in with a new partner will it affect impact the need for or amount of the spousal support in their case? The only consistent fact regarding spousal support cases is that each party is …

Modification of Spousal Support Rejected - Hidden Income in San Diego

Modification of Spousal Support Rejected Due to Spouse’s Effort to Hide Income

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

A California Family Court recently rejected a former husband’s modification of spousal support request due to bad faith and an attempt to manipulate business ownership to hide “income.” The former husband owned a business which provided a $50,000 per year salary and an additional $200,000+ in business income annually. He had been originally ordered to pay over $9,000 per month …

Likelihood of Spousal Support After 10 Years of Marriage in a Divorce

What is the likelihood of Spousal Support After 10 Years of Marriage in a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What is the likelihood of spousal support after 10 Years of marriage in a San Diego divorce?  A few decades ago in California, if the underlying marriage lasted longer than 10 years, spousal support could almost be viewed as a permanent contract of support.  Many subsequent Court Cases, Appellate and Supreme Court decisions have had an impact on the nature …

Difference Between a Temporary or Permanent Spousal Support Order

Temporary or Permanent Spousal Support Order

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How does spousal support work in California, and how long will it take until you start to receive spousal support?  What is the difference between a temporary or permanent spousal support order and can they be changed?  Generally speaking, spousal support is sometimes established with a temporary spousal support order, and ultimately replaced by permanent spousal support orders. When will …

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 …