How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support After a Carlsbad Divorce

How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support During and After a Carlsbad Divorce?

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One of the most common questions we are asked in a Carlsbad or San Diego divorce case is: How long do I have to pay spousal support during and after a Carlsbad divorce?  What is the difference between temporary and permanent spousal support orders? Spousal support has been established by California Family Law Code to level the financial playing field …

How is Spousal Support Determined in a San Diego Divorce - Family Law

How is Spousal Support Determined in a San Diego Divorce

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How is spousal support determined in a San Diego divorce case?  The determination of spousal support (sometimes referred to as “alimony”) in divorce cases throughout the San Diego area is quite complex.  There are several factors which determine if and when spousal support is to be awarded, and the amount of support itself.  These include but are not limited to: …

Likelihood of Spousal Support After 10 Years of Marriage in a Divorce

What is the likelihood of Spousal Support After 10 Years of Marriage in a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What is the likelihood of spousal support after 10 Years of marriage in a San Diego divorce?  A few decades ago in California, if the underlying marriage lasted longer than 10 years, spousal support could almost be viewed as a permanent contract of support.  Many subsequent Court Cases, Appellate and Supreme Court decisions have had an impact on the nature …

Difference Between a Temporary or Permanent Spousal Support Order

Temporary or Permanent Spousal Support Order

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How does spousal support work in California, and how long will it take until you start to receive spousal support?  What is the difference between a temporary or permanent spousal support order and can they be changed?  Generally speaking, spousal support is sometimes established with a temporary spousal support order, and ultimately replaced by permanent spousal support orders. When will …

How Permanent Spousal Support is Determined in a Carlsbad Divorce

How Permanent Spousal Support is Determined in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Are you wondering how permanent spousal support is determined in a Carlsbad divorce?  Temporary spousal support (if it has been ordered) was established to get the parties through the divorce process.  The existence of temporary spousal support and/or the amount ordered by the Court is often quite different from the amount and terms of a permanent spousal support order. There …

If Temporary Spousal Support is Likely in Your Carlsbad Divorce Case

Wondering If Temporary Spousal Support is Likely in Your Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

You may be wondering if temporary spousal support is likely in your Carlsbad divorce.  What determines the need for temporary spousal support?  Here in California, child support follows specific calculations.  Spousal support is not based upon a specific calculator per se.  California Family Law provides the Judge in your case with comprehensive discretion as to the need for spousal support …