Does a Former Spouse and Co-Parent Want to Leave the San Diego Area

Does Your Former Spouse and Co-Parent Want to Leave the San Diego Area?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Does your former spouse and co-parent want to leave the San Diego area?  What happens when you are sharing joint custody and parenting time after a Carlsbad divorce and your former spouse needs or wants to move?  How will relocation affect existing child custody and parenting time orders? The first thing you might need to know is almost all child …

Importance of Legal Venue in a Move Away Child Custody Case San Diego

The Importance of Legal Venue in a Move Away Child Custody Case in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

A recent California Supreme Court case reflects the importance of legal venue in a move away child custody case.  Relocation or move-way child custody cases occur when a parent is sharing custody and parenting time with another parent.  If a parent has “sole legal and physical custody” they are generally free to make decisions regarding a potential move. However, if …

Why Should an Unmarried Father File a Paternity Case in San Diego?

Why Should an Unmarried Father File a Paternity Case in San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Paternity

Why should an unmarried father file a paternity case in San Diego? You may have completed paperwork at the hospital and you may be listed on the birth certificate as the father of the child. You may even be paying child support for your baby. However, there is one important legal issue you must be aware of: You have no …

Why Should an Unmarried Father File a Paternity Case in San Diego?

“The Unmarried Mother of Our baby Can Leave Town and I have No Legal Say in the Matter?”

Pierre Domercq Paternity

We are often asked something to the effect of “The unmarried mother of our baby can leave town and I have no legal say in the matter?”  It may surprise many San Diego residents to learn that more than half of the children born in the United States today come into a family with unmarried parents. The norms have changed, and …

successful strategies for relocation with kids after a divorce

Successful Strategies for Relocation with Kids After a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are some of the ingredients of successful strategies for relocation with kids after a divorce? How will existing child custody and parenting plans affect your decision to relocate or protect your rights as a parent here in North County San Diego? These cases are often quite legally contentious and complex. One party may feel like there is an economic …

Stable Home Environments for Children During and After a Divorce

Stable Home Environments for Children During and After a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

It is important for the Court to ensure stable home environments for children during and after a divorce.  One potential challenge for divorced parents in California revolves around keeping rules between households consistent for children. There are many aspects of divorce such as property division and resolution of custody, parenting time and support which take time and energy.  However, the …