Tag Archives: collaborative law

First Step in the Divorce Process: Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop – November 3

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What is the first step in the divorce process?  Join us for our Divorce Options Workshop, November 3, to learn about all the steps involved in the divorce process and the different options available so you can maximize your ability to make good decisions during the difficult and challenging time. Learn more about our workshops and RSVP here. We look… Read More

New Tax Laws and Divorce: Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop – October 6

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When are the new tax laws taking affect?  How do the new tax laws affect your divorce?  Get the answers to these questions and more when you join us for our Divorce Options Workshop, October 6. Learn more about our workshops and RSVP here. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, October 6, at 9 a.m.… Read More

Take Control of Your Divorce: Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop – September 1

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Take control of your divorce.  Join us September 1 for our next Divorce Options Workshop.  Get information to help you make decisions about: Separate and community property Spousal support and alimony Child support, legal and physical child custody Tax consequences of divorce Learn more about our workshops and RSVP here. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, September 1,… Read More

Do You Have Questions About Divorce? Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop – August 4

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Divorce brings about many questions.  Join us August 4 to learn the answers to many of your questions, including: What happens if we go to court? How long does it take to get divorced? How much do divorces cost? What should you do to start getting divorced? What community resources are available? Learn more about our workshops and RSVP here.… Read More

Facing Divorce or Separation? Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop – July 7

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Are you facing divorce or separation and have questions?  Join us July 7 for our next Divorce Options Workshop.  The Divorce Options San Diego program is useful to anyone thinking about divorce or other relationship transitions including co-habitating couples with children or LGBT couples looking for a process aware and respectful of their unique needs. Learn more about our workshops… Read More

Can I Be Divorced Yesterday? Or is Slower Faster?

by Shawn Skillin, Esq. I get calls all the time from one spouse who is in a great big hurry to get divorced. And that’s OK. But, the other spouse is often in exactly the opposite frame of mind. Why is that and how do you deal with it?  What does the law say? Let’s deal with the law first.… Read More

Should You Treat Your Marriage Like A Business?

There are many new models for what used to be the traditional marriage. People are living together without getting married in the legal sense. People are establishing domestic partnerships. There are now legal same-sex marriages. When couples break up, many times they end up in new legal territory. What isn’t new is that any breakup can quickly turn contentious. Individuals… Read More

Nine Tips for Deciding Fair Spousal Support

by Robin DeVito, Attorney at Law One of the more difficult issues facing people getting divorced is the issue of spousal support. For both parties, questions generally focus on how much support will be, and how long is it paid. There are three types of spousal support orders. The first: Money is paid for spousal support for a period of… Read More

Collaborative Divorce and Middle East Diplomacy

by Barbara Brown, CFLS Brown and Brown, San Diego What does Collaborative Divorce have in common with the Camp David Summit that led to the Israeli-Egyptian Peace treaty in 1978 and the successful release of American hostages from Iran in 1981? Both the Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty and the Iranian hostage release employed the technique of “principled negotiation,” a technique developed… Read More