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  • How the Rules of Evidence Work in Your Divorce Case
    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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  • Same-Sex Couples Rejoice: Marriage is Now Legal Nationwide
    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
    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, undone. When ...

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  • The Fiduciary Duties Between Spouses and Domestic Partners
    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 Law, when a ...

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  • When One Spouse or Parent Is Disabled
    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 comes to ...

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  • Therapists in Child Custody Cases
    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 children. ...

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