Blog Posts in July, 2017

Ending a Registered Domestic Partnership without Going to Court

In California, a registered domestic partnership is treated legally the same as a valid marriage – with all the rights and responsibilities of spouses to each other and everyone else. Ending a ...
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Creating a Domestic Partnership in California

Although California does not recognize common law marriages, it does recognize an alternative to marriage. It is called a registered domestic partnership. According to Section 297 of the California ...
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Military Divorce vs. California Divorce Laws

California legislators have tried very hard for almost 50 years to make divorce a fair and relatively quick legal process for California’s residents. However, when one spouse (or both spouses) ...
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What's in a Title? A Short History Lesson

On June 22, 2017, Sheila Michaels died at the age of 78. Michaels was a civil rights advocate and one of the first people to use the term Ms. as a title for a woman who did not belong to a man. During ...
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Proving an Inability to Support Yourself

California is a no-fault divorce state. Regarding spousal support, it means receiving support will be based on need and the other party’s ability to pay. It will not be awarded as a form of ...
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