If you’re thinking of representing yourself in a divorce or dissolution of domestic partnership proceeding in California, there are two options I would suggest considering. Both come with significant pros and cons, which you should be aware of before moving forward. Option 1 – Family Law Facilitator Most counties in California offer a “for-free” serviceContinue reading “Can I Represent Myself in a Divorce or Dissolution of Domestic Partnership Proceeding?”
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What does “Spousal Support” Mean?
Spousal support, (formerly known as “alimony”), refers to the obligation of one party in a marriage or domestic partnership to provide support to their former spouse or partner. California Family Code Section 4320 lays out numerous factors by which a court is mandated to award spousal support. These factors include: Duration of marriage Available resourcesContinue reading “What does “Spousal Support” Mean?”