Temporary Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

Temporary Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce Proceeding

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is temporary custody in a Carlsbad divorce proceeding?  How will the temporary orders issued in your case affect the ultimate outcome of the divorce itself? At the outset of a divorce, the Court may be asked to establish temporary orders concerning many matters including child custody, child support and spousal support.  These orders are designed to establish financial fairness …

Having a Child Before Marriage no Longer Means a Higher Divorce Rate

Having a Child Before Marriage no Longer Means a Higher Divorce Rate

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Having a child before marriage no longer means a higher divorce rate in California.  California couples whose marriages end in divorce can often point to a variety of factors that caused the split.  For years, it was believed that a couple having a child prior to marriage was a sign for an eventual parting of the ways. However, new information is …

Can the Vista Court deprive me of my right to have custody of my child by restricting me to visitation only?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

This question is directly answered by the Court of Appeal in 2004 when it stated: “By fathering a child, father has assumed responsibilities for that child even where those responsibilities may conflict with father’s own needs or desires. [¶] The principle of the best interests of the child is the sine qua non of the family law process governing custody …