Alimony

Adultery and alimony

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on October 23, 2014

Orange County Divorce Lawyer

Adultery is on the books in several states as a criminal act, but not in California, as of this post. So here is today’s question: does cheating on a spouse affect the terms of a couple’s divorce, specifically regarding alimony? The answer to that question, for California couples who divorce, is yes. And no. California […]

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Determining spousal support

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on October 15, 2014

One major aspect of every divorce is the subject of spousal support, which is also known as alimony. Certainly many discussions, negotiations, and yes, disagreements and arguments, may take place on this very subject. But not always. Many divorces are amicable, and in California, there are specific statutes that apply to the determination of permanent spousal […]

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Temporary orders

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on September 11, 2014

Before a divorce even comes before the court, there may be circumstances and issues that sometimes require temporary orders.  After the case has been filed, you may proceed with filing the necessary paperwork to obtain orders for more immediate adjustments in such matters as restraining orders, establishing child custody, visitation and/or support. Why are these […]

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