You Can Recover Money Spent on an Affair in Your Carlsbad Divorce

Can You Recover Money Spent on an Affair in Your Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

Can you recover money spent on an affair in your Carlsbad divorce?  We are often asked about the impact of an affair on a divorce case.  Basically, the fact that one or both of the spouses had an affair during the marriage may be irrelevant.  California presumes irreconcilable differences as the reason for a divorce.  You don’t have to prove …

Wasteful Dissipation in a Carlsbad Divorce – Community Property Division

Wasteful Dissipation in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

What is wasteful dissipation in a Carlsbad divorce?  How does this aspect of family law affect property characterization and distribution, especially in the wake of an affair? Do you believe your former spouse had an affair and spent money on gifts, travel or other related expenses?  Did a vindictive spouse purposefully run up the credit cards or make a large …