Grandparent Get a Court Order for Visitation

Can a Grandparent Get a Court Order for Visitation in Carlsbad?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

We are often asked “Can a grandparent get a court order for visitation here in Carlsbad or North County?” California law is primarily interested in what is in the best interests of the child. While there is no specific California family law which provides guaranteed visitation rights to a grandparent, there is substantial case law on the subject that provides …

Seeking Temporary Spousal Support in a North County Divorce

How Are Temporary and Permanent Spousal Support Awards Determined?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How are temporary and permanent spousal support awards determined in North County San Diego family law courts?  One of the primary factors in spousal support is the “standard of living” enjoyed by the couple during the course of their marriage.  This is established in California family law which gives the court the authority to order one party to pay for …

What is the difference between temporary and permanent spousal support orders in a Carlsbad divorce case?

What is the Difference Between Temporary and Permanent Spousal Support Orders

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What is the difference between temporary and permanent spousal support orders in a Carlsbad divorce case?  What do you need to immediately know about temporary orders?  Will temporary orders affect the permanent orders ultimately issued in your case? The party who initially files the divorce petition may request initial orders from the judge regarding matters such as child custody and …