Blog Posts in 2013

What are the Advantages of a Prenuptial Agreement?

It may be difficult to consider even the possibility of a divorce when you are engaged and ready to get married. There are significant advantages to doing so; however, and you may thank yourself ...
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Dying Hard with a Vengeance

John McTiernan and Donna Dubrow were a Hollywood married couple during parts of the 1980s and 1990s. He directed blockbuster, high-revenue action movies, such as Predator, Die Hard, Die Hard with a ...
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Grandparents Aren't the Boss of You!

Grandparents Aren't the Boss of You! Brad Troxel and Tommie Granville, two Washington state residents, had a romantic relationship in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Their two daughters, Isabelle ...
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How To Pursue Modifications to Custody Orders in California

The terms placed in a custody order may be functional and appropriate at the time of the final decision. It is understandable; however, that things change and parents may want to pursue a change to ...
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How is Paternity Established in California?

When paternity of a child needs to be established, time is of the essence. Paternity is generally not a matter to be dealt with if the parents of a child are married. In those cases the court will ...
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Property Division in California

When going through a divorce, the division of property is one matter to be resolved between you and your spouse. The way that this is handled varies by state and in California there is a method of ...
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He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

He Loves Me; He Loves Me Not In California, It is settled law that, unless in the best interest of the child, both parents have the same rights regarding custody and visitation of their child. In ...
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Power to the Fathers!

Kari gave birth to a baby boy and named him Kelsey. Kelsey's biological father, Rickie, and Kari never married. While Kari was pregnant, Rickie knew that Kari wanted to give Kelsey up for ...
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And Then There Were Three... Or More...

Within two weeks of meeting each other in 2008, Melissa and Irene fell in love and began living together. They even became registered domestic partners. Sadly, the relationship was volatile with ...
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Tips and Answers about Child Custody Issues Involving Immigrants

Immigration Attorney Heather Poole along with Family Lawyer Kristen Howard participated in a podcast regarding family law and in particular, child custody cases involving an immigrant parent. Attorney ...
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The Lifestyle to Become Accustomed to

Lori McGinley was a high school dropout when she became involved with real estate agent Stan Herman and gave birth to their son. She called their involvement a "relationship" with the intent ...
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Running with Gauntlets

In 1997, Judith Lester (age 36) was a local Sacramento, California radio show host and single mother of a ten-year old daughter (Brittany). James Lennane (age 58) was a successful businessman (worth ...
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Never Anger a Judge!

Stavros and Dea Economou married and had two sons together. For the next 13 years, Stavros ran the family businesses and Dea took care of their home and sons. Their businesses were very successful ...
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A Rose by Any Other Name...

Warren Rosendale was a successful business man when he met Carol Walton. The two fell in love, and decided to get married. Since both had been married before, they decided to provide each other with ...
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Wherever You Are, My Love Will Keep You Safe

Wherever you are, my love will keep you safe. My heart will build a bridge of light across both time and space. Wherever you are, our hearts still beat as one. I hold you in my dreams each night, ...
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Blinded by the Light

The Maglite is a flashlight popular with some law enforcement personnel because of its high beam and, if necessary, the ability to be used as a weapon. It is also part of California's family law ...
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Winning the Disclosure Lottery

Thomas and Denise Rossi were married for 25 years, when Denise shocked Thomas by filing for divorce. What Thomas didn't know was that Denise won $1.3 million dollars in the California lottery 11 ...
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