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Bay Area Family Law Blog

May
19
2014

What is a Summary Dissolution?

Compared to a traditional divorce, summary dissolution is quick and easy. If your marriage or domestic partnership has lasted less than five years, and involves minimal assets and unpaid debts, and you and your spouse/partner have no children together, you may be able to complete a summary dissolution. ┬áThe underlying assumption of a summary dissolution […]

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Categories: Divorce

May
15
2014

Understanding Divorce Settlement Negotations

Settlement is the most efficient and, often, the best way to come to a fair resolution. If you and your spouse or partner can agree on how to divide assets, on a custody and visitation schedule if you have children, and on child and spousal support, the divorce process will be cheaper, take less time, […]

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Categories: Divorce

Sep
5
2013

Overview of Adoption in California Webinar

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We have found that clients often ask many of the same questions about Adoption in Calfornia, so we thought we would answer all of these questions at once, saving everyone time and money. You’ll Learn in this Webinar: Types of Adoption The home study Interstate Adoption Adoption of an Indian Child Adoption Facilitator Same-Sex Couples […]

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Categories: Adoption