Spousal Support to be Established and Calculated in a San Diego Divorce

How is Spousal Support to be Established and Calculated in a San Diego Divorce Case

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How is spousal support to be established and calculated in a San Diego divorce case?  Generally speaking, spousal support is a tool to level the financial playing field between the parties during the course of divorce as well as the years which follow.  Spousal support also facilitates the transition between a two-income household and becoming self-sustaining during or after a …

Ex Spouse Starts Living With Another Can You Terminate Spousal Support

If an Ex Spouse Starts Living With Another Can You Terminate Spousal Support

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

If an ex spouse starts living with another can you terminate spousal support payments?  Permanent spousal support is frequently ordered for a specified time or until a specified event, e.g. death or remarriage.  If the recipient of spousal support after an Carlsbad or San Diego divorce cohabits with a member of the opposite sex then the legislature has indicated that support …

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Are There Different Types of Spousal Support in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Are there different types of spousal support in a San Diego divorce?  What types of spousal support are provided for in California Family Law and what is the purpose of each form of spousal support? California’s Family Code provides guidance on when spousal support should be considered in a San Diego divorce case as well as the value and duration …

Wives Initiate more Divorces than Women in Non-Marital Breakups

Wives Initiate more Divorces than Women in Non-Marital Breakups

Pierre Domercq Divorce

It may be surprising for many California couples that wives initiate more divorces than women in non-marital breakups according to a recent study that was presented to the American Sociological Association.  The researchers reported that non-marital breakups are usually gender neutral, but women tend to file for a divorce more often than men in relationships of the opposite sex. The …

Will I Be Awarded Spousal Support in My San Diego Divorce – Family Law

Will I Be Awarded Spousal Support in My San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

You may have several questions regarding financial issues associated with getting through the process of a divorce.  One of the most common questions we are asked is “Will I be awarded spousal support in my San Diego divorce case?” The question of spousal support (often referred to as alimony) essentially comes down to three important issues: the duration of the …

Who Pays Spousal Support in a Carlsbad Divorce - Family Law Attorney

Who Pays Spousal Support in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Who pays spousal support in a Carlsbad divorce and when will our Family Court consider an award for spousal support?  Generally speaking, California Family Law begins with an evaluation of the present income capacity as well as the value of marketable skills for each of the former spouses.  Does one spouse earn substantially more than the other? The next questions …

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How a Request for Spousal Support will be Handled in My San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Are you wondering how a request for spousal support will be handled in a San Diego divorce?  Will you be eligible to receive spousal support or required to pay it?  Unlike child support, which has a very established process and calculator for determining the need for and amount of child support, spousal support is a much more flexible and broad …

Consider Before Moving Out During a San Diego Divorce

What Should You Consider Before Moving Out During a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What should you consider before moving out during a San Diego divorce?  It is quite natural for the parties to begin to separate their lives from one another while pursuing a divorce.  However, it is important for you to realize that moving out of the family home can absolutely affect your best interests when it comes to your own goals …

Understanding Spousal Support in San Diego Divorce Cases

Understanding Spousal Support in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Understanding spousal support in San Diego requires experience and a thorough understanding of California family law.  Spousal support is much less of a formula-driven process than child support here in San Diego and throughout California.  Judges have a much broader discretion as to when or if spousal support is to be awarded.  The experience and expertise of the lawyer you …