Blog Posts in February, 2015

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  • What Constitutes a Valid Marriage in California
    What Constitutes a Valid Marriage in California

    California law requires both parties to consent to be married, but mere consent does not a marriage make. Generally, there must be a marriage license issued, a solemnization and authentication ...

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  • Suggestions for Cutting Costs in a Divorce
    Suggestions for Cutting Costs in a Divorce

    Use dispute resolution-mediation programs wherever possible . Divorce is an emotional time, and spite often plays a part in negotiations. However, time spent on negotiations is money spent, and coming ...

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  • Cheap Divorce in California
    Cheap Divorce in California

    In 1970, the California State Legislature revamped the entire divorce process. The system was changed from one of fault-finding of one or both of the parties, to a system of no-fault by either party. ...

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  • Grandparents' Rights in California
    Grandparents' Rights in California

    Up until about 40 years ago, grandparents had no specific legal rights to interactions with their grandchildren. Those rights belonged solely to the children's parents or legal guardians. That all ...

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