Valuation of a Business Interest During a Carlsbad Divorce

Valuation of a Business Interest During a Carlsbad Divorce Can Be A Challenge

Pierre Domercq Divorce

The valuation of a business interest during a Carlsbad divorce can be a challenge.  How do you establish the “community’s” portion of the valuation of a Carlsbad business during a divorce?  There are many ways to position the present value of a business, and as a result, a spouse’s community interest in the business.  This can be a complex issue, …

What are the Legal Protections for Couples Who Live Together

Pierre Domercq Family Law

“The times, they are a changing.” The patterns of relationships in the past 20 years has substantially changed from the traditional rules of the past. The days of attending school, getting a job, getting married, buying a home, starting a family and working to retirement have substantially changed. Many couples today prefer to live together and put off buying a …

How Are Pets Handled in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

While child custody and parenting time may be one of the most contentious issues in many divorce cases, how pets are handled in a Carlsbad divorce can be quite challenging as well. This is especially true for couples without children, or when the family pet is a centerpiece of family life. The greatest challenges for Carlsbad family court surrounding the …

Should You Legally Separate Before Your Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

When should you consider a legal separation prior to a divorce in North County or Carlsbad? The answer may simply be “money” and the mitigation of risk. It may also be as simple as “I am not ready to divorce, and we need some time apart to work through some issues and figure out what’s best.” A legal separation in …

One Thing to be Thankful For During a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

A divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside or anywhere in Carlsbad carries enough emotional, financial and practical every-day life burdens to overwhelm even the most sturdy of us. In the spirit of the day we thought it might be good to focus on something that might actually be a positive note when it comes to divorce. Here in California and across the …