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 …

What Should You Do if Your Child is Taken By a Parent to a Foreign Country

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What should you do if your child is taken by a parent to a foreign country?  What happens if one parent violates child custody orders and takes a child or your children across the border?  How do you get your children back and what action should you take? Most international child custody cases involving a California Family Law Court and …

Does it Matter Who Files Divorce First in a Divorce

Does it Matter Who Files Divorce First in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Does it matter who files first in a divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside, Encinitas, Vista or anywhere else in Carlsbad?  We are often asked about the importance of filing first when approaching a divorce in North County San Diego.  The most important thing to remember is a divorce should be carefully considered, and not something you race into just to file …

Venue is an Important California Child Custody Issue

Venue is an Important California Child Custody Issue

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

A recent case highlights the importance of “venue” from a legal perspective in California child custody cases. Venue is an important California child custody issue and often applies to those in military service, as well as unmarried couples when one of the parents intends to move away or has left the state of California with a child or children. In …