How will a Divorce Affect a San Diego Family Business or Professional Practice

How will a Divorce Affect a San Diego Family Business?

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

How will a divorce affect a San Diego family business?  Are you and your spouse considering the end of your marriage?  Do you own a business together?  Do both parties work for the business?  What if the company is owned by the family of one of the spouses?  Is the family business, in whole or in part, a community asset? …

What is a Business or Professional Practice Worth in a Carlsbad Divorce?

What is a Business or Professional Practice Worth in a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What is a business or professional practice worth in a Carlsbad divorce?  How is the value of a business or professional practice established as an asset within the context of a divorce in San Diego? Establishing the valuation of a business interest in a divorce is often one of the most contentious issues in these cases.  The community interest in …

Strategies to Allow You to Keep Your Business During a San Diego Divorce

Strategies to Allow You to Keep Your Business During a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

Do you own your own business or have an interest in company or professional practice?  Are you considering a divorce and searching for strategies to allow you to keep your business during a San Diego divorce?  You’ve invested years of hard work, money and effort to build your business.  What are some actions you can take to protect your interests? …

Will My Spouse Get Half of My Business if We Divorce in San Diego?

Will My Spouse Get Half of My Business if We Divorce in San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

Will my spouse get half of my business if we divorce in San Diego?  If either or both of the former spouses own an interest in a business or professional practice or they share in the ownership of a family business it will be a substantial issue in your divorce. Here in California, community property is to be divided equally …

Business Profitability Valuation During a San Diego Divorce - Family Law

Business Profitability Valuation During a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What is the reason for business profitability valuation during a San Diego divorce?  How will a valuation work to establish the true value of a business interest or professional practice in a divorce? The primary purpose for business profitability valuation during a San Diego divorce is to establish the genuine amount of money a business interest generates each year as …

San Diego Business Owners Need a Prenuptial Agreement Before Marriage

San Diego Business Owners Need a Prenuptial Agreement Before Marriage

Pierre Domercq Prenuptial Agreement

Do you own your own business or are you in a professional practice?  Are you considering marriage?  San Diego business owners need a prenuptial agreement before marriage to protect their business interests. You’ve invested a lot of your time, hard work, energy, worry, money and courage to start or acquire a business and build it.  Now you’ve found someone you …

Conducting a Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce - Property

Conducting a Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

The process of conducting a business valuation in a San Diego divorce is quite legally and financially complex.  There are many different methods to value the community interest in a small business, corporate entity or professional partnership. The two former spouses have directly competing interests in the outcome of the valuation.  Ultimately, the valuation of any community interest in a …

How Will a San Diego Divorce Affect Business Owners - Valuation

How Will a San Diego Divorce Affect Business Owners

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

How will a San Diego divorce affect business owners?  If you have or your spouse have your own business, own an interest in a company or are part of a professional practice you are probably wondering what will happen to it during the divorce.  Will the divorce affect normal business operations?  How will the community property interest in the business …

Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

The Basics of a Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What are the basics of a business valuation in a San Diego divorce?  Why is valuation one of the most central issues in a divorce which involves a business interest or professional practice? If the business or professional practice interest was obtained prior to the marriage and a valid prenuptial agreement excludes the asset, and/or no community funds or labor-related …