Spousal Support Always Modifiable Once Awarded by Family Court

If the parties to a divorce do not settle their divorce, then a family court will decide the issues inside case, including spousal support along with whether income should be imputed to a non-earning spouse. The court’s decision is usually discretionary thus, what the court orders will stand unless that will powerful discretion is usually…

What is usually the 10-year rule for divorce???

 ALIMONY FOR LIFE!!!! (Not.) Today, I am going to talk about the mythical “10-year rule” in California as This specific pertains to marriages as well as also divorce.  I have seen as well as also heard a lot of crap as to This specific, as well as also This specific’s my turn to step up…

Double-Dipping for Alimony

The original “double-dip”. Many of us, when we think of “double-dipping,” immediately envision George Costanza nonchalantly eating chips in addition to also also dip at a boring party. He bites the chip, dips, bites again, dips again, oblivious in addition to also also happy. Meanwhile, a fellow party-goer in addition to also also disgusted onlooker…

Divorce: Three Times a Charm for Charlie Sheen

in which’s been a tough week for Charlie Sheen. On Tuesday, the 45-year-old actor was hospitalized after an “adverse” reaction to prescription medication. as well as on Monday (November 1), the “Two as well as a Half Men” star as well as wife Brooke Mueller filed for divorce citing “irreconcilable differences.” Back in May, Sheen…

The Importance of a Divorce Judgment!

GETTING TO JUDGMENT “although I thought I was already divorced!?” I have practiced divorce along with family law for over a decade. HOW MANY TIMES HAVE I HEARD which SILLY STATEMENT? FIRST, obviously, Judgment can be important because which concludes your case. I think many clients confuse Judgment with temporary Orders, which we often see…

Online Divorce Seminar featuring Kelly Chang Rickert

Free Online Seminar – Divorce 101 Tuesday, February 23, 2010 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM PST Webinar Registration Are you going through a divorce? Do you need help understanding the process? Join us for a live discussion which has a Divorce Attorney who can help you – for free. Ask your questions on the call,…

WSJ Readers Respond Emotionally to Article on Alimony

Alimony, right now known as spousal support here in Michigan, is usually one of those topics in family law which elicits an emotional response coming from nearly everyone.  In tough economic times, most people have a gut reaction to the concept of paying financial support for an ex-spouse.  Whether alimony is usually appropriate, however, is usually a…

will be Adultery Illegal in California?

I am proud to announce that will I decided to partake from the doing of a documentary entitled American Marriage: The Movie. The two intuitive in addition to brilliant filmmakers came over to my office, in addition to my home, in addition to posed some interesting questions – one of which prompted This particular blog…

Divorce as well as the Economy

Several people have asked me how the economy has affected my practice. Below is usually an article which quotes me. Recession Forces Divorced Back to Court to Lower Alimony, Child SupportBy DIVORCE360.COM STAFF When John as well as his wife divorced, they agreed to sell their home. although every time they come close, his ex…