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Spousal Support Questions

Temporary spousal support is spousal support ordered and paid during the pendency of a proceeding for divorce. Some counties in California adhere to a guideline calculation when ordering spousal support.

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Property Division Questions

alifornia adheres to what is known as the “community property law.” Community property states generally treat a marriage much like a business and the spouses as partners in the business.

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Common Divorce Questions

What is the first step? The first step to obtaining a divorce in California is to file a Petition for Dissolution. Once the Petition is filed, it must be personally served on the opposing spouse or “Respondent” (unless the opposing spouse agrees to accept service by mail and acknowledges receipt of the Petition). The Respondent […]

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