Getting divorced is complicated. Unlike getting married, there is a long, set legal process that must be followed in order to unwind a marriage and the finances associated with it. In addition, having a strategy from the get-go is critical to protecting your rights and making it likely that the marriage resolves either equitably or … Continue reading How to Prepare for a Divorce
If you are getting a divorce and entered into a prenuptial agreement prior to getting married, you may be concerned that you will not get a large enough settlement. While this may be true, there is a possibility that your prenuptial agreement may be invalid. California lawmakers passed the California Premarital Agreement Act to regulate … Continue reading Find Out if Your Prenuptial Agreement Is Enforceable
Some stepparents get a bad rap. The fairy tales and modern day social media descriptions often portray them in a negative light. And then there are the stepparents who go the extra mile. Some of them offer more parental support than, at least, one of the natural parents. One of the most significant things a … Continue reading Can I Adopt My Stepchild?
You would think that with so many changes in family dynamics in the past few decades that every state would have some sort of rights for grandparents when it comes to visitation. However, not all states are as progressive as California. In California, the Family Code doesn’t just leave room for grandparents to seek visitation … Continue reading Am I Entitled to Grandparent Visitation in California?