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 …

Spousal Support and the Ability to Work

Spousal Support and the Ability to Work During and After a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

A recent case in a California appellate court helps to shed some light on spousal support and the ability to work if you are to receive support during and after a divorce. The case in the Second District Court of Appeals shows the burden proof on a party who claims they cannot gain meaningful work is on the party requesting …

Pay Spousal Support in Your North County or Carlsbad Divorce

Will You Have to Pay Spousal Support in Your North County or Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Will you have to pay spousal support in your North County or Carlsbad divorce? Many factors must be considered during spousal support negotiations, mediation or litigation. There is no finite spousal support computation under California law as one would find for child support. However, California’s family law code does specify several “factors” which must be considered including but not limited …

How Long Do You Have to Become Self Sufficient After a Gavron Warning

How Long Do You Have to Become Self Sufficient After a Gavron Warning

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How long do you have to become self sufficient after a Gavron Warning?  The “Gavron Warning” is simply an expectation set by the Court during a North County or Carlsbad divorce proceeding and it relates to spousal support.  The Gavron Warning establishes the Court’s expectation the spouse receiving support will become self-sufficient in an appropriate period of time.  We are …

Change is Required to Modify Spousal Support in Carlsbad

Change is Required to Modify Spousal Support in Carlsbad

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What change is required to modify spousal support in Carlsbad? Many people seem to believe spousal support orders are somewhat permanent. It may surprise you to learn the modification of spousal support is becoming more common each year in North County Family Law Courts. Family law Judges and Magistrates often suggest that spousal support is meant to be temporary, although …

Will Spousal Support Be Enough and How Long Will it Last?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

We are often asked “will spousal support be enough and how long will it last?”  How long does spousal support last in a North County or Carlsbad divorce?  Will it be enough to be able to support a separate household?  Questions of spousal support are not as clearly defined in California law as the child support calculations guidelines.  Therefore, spousal …

Achieve Post Decree Modifications to Spousal Support

How To Achieve Post Decree Modifications to Spousal Support

Pierre Domercq Post Decree Modifications

Are you searching for information on how to achieve post decree modifications to spousal support in North County San Diego?  Spousal support is quite common, especially in marriages which last longer than ten years.  Can an order of spousal support be modified down the road?  What happens if the Judge issued a Gavron Warning and the time has come and …

Court Order a Stay At Home Mom to Get a Job

Can The Court Order a Stay At Home Mom to Get a Job After a Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Can the Court order a stay at home mom to get a job after a divorce?  What is a “Gavron Warning” and what impact can that have upon a spouse who hasn’t worked for several years or who stayed at home to care for the children? Generally speaking, California holds parents equally responsible for providing for their children after a …