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How the Rules of Evidence Work in Your Divorce Case

Knowing something is true or believing something is true does not necessarily mean that you can prove that it's true in a court of law. This can be quite frustrating to somebody going through the ...
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August & March See More Divorces But Why?

What do August and March have in common? In most parts of the United States, the two months don't even have similar climates, so your answer might understandably be "nothing much." But ...
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What Is the Difference between a Legal Separation, and the Date of Separation?

Many people confuse the date of separation with a legal separation. They assume that they are not separated until they have a legal separation. However, the two concepts are different from each other. ...
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Same-Sex Couples Rejoice: Marriage is Now Legal Nationwide

Same-sex couples in California were given the right to marry on June 16, 2008. Unfortunately, state residents were not guaranteed a recognition of their marriage when traveling to other states in the ...
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Motions to Set Aside a Divorce or Family Law Judgment

Sometimes, it's not over when it's supposed to be over. After a divorce judgment is entered with the court, there is a period of time where that judgment can be set aside or vacated, ie, ...
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The Fiduciary Duties Between Spouses and Domestic Partners

A lot of people don't realize that when they say "I do", they are not just agreeing to love, honor, and cherish their new husbands, wives, or domestic partners. Under California Family ...
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What Happens with the Family Home in Divorce

Many married couples have purchased a home during their marriage. Presumptively, the home, since it was acquired during the marriage, is community property, and, in the event of the divorce, each ...
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When One Spouse or Parent Is Disabled

It frequently comes up in divorce or family law cases that one of the spouses/parents is disabled, or is claiming to be disabled. A spouse's claim of disability can have ramifications when it ...
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How Much Does A Divorce Cost?

This is a common question, but it is not one easily answered. There are quite a few different ways to handle a divorce. The least expensive way to handle a divorce is to do it yourself, prepare a ...
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Valuing a Family Run Business in Divorce

Determining the value of a family run business while going through divorce can be one of the more difficult tasks to deal with in Family Court. Typically only one spouse has been managing the business ...
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Therapists in Child Custody Cases

There are a number of different roles for therapists in child custody cases, and if you're not careful, those roles can get blurred, to the detriment of your case and/or the welfare of your ...
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Different Types of Child Custody

Divorce alone can be a complicating process, whether or not the couple is contested or uncontested. The couple will need to work through various aspects of their split including property division, ...
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Could More Siblings Result in Lower Divorce Rates?

Recent studies have revealed that there is a possibility children's family life greatly affects their likelihood of divorce later on in life. In fact, according to a new survey conducted by the ...
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Child Custody Mediation in California

In California, the law requires that all disputes regarding child custody and visitation must first go to mediation before being brought before a family law judge. Obviously, if there are emergencies, ...
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Welcome to the Divorce Blog of the Law Offices of Evan Samuelson!

Are you experiencing a divorce and need information on the process or any other aspect? If so, I welcome you to by Roseville divorce blog! At the Law Offices of Evan Samuelson, my firm strives to ...
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