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Published by California Continuing Education of the Bar in Berkley, Calif .
Written in English


  • Divorce -- Law and legislation -- California.,
  • Separation (Law) -- California.,
  • Husband and wife -- California.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Jon A. Rantzman, Paul I. Peyrat.
ContributionsRantzman, Jon A., Peyrat, Paul I., Harris, Anne., California Continuing Education of the Bar.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xiv, 1372 p.) :
Number of Pages1372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17731379M

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This booklet describes a way to end a marriage, a domestic partnership, or both through a kind of divorce called summary dissolution. The official word for divorce in California is dissolution. There are two ways of getting a divorce, or dissolution, in California. The usual way is called a regular Size: KB. Find out if you qualify for a summary dissolution. It is a simpler way to get divorced for married couples and registered domestic partners. It also has forms and a guide for filing your case. For Married Couples Find out what requirements you must meet to qualify for a summary dissolution to end your marriage. Business Ownership & Business Valuation in a Marital Dissolution Where one or both spouses enjoy an interest in a business or professional practice, that interest will need to be valued. Different valuation methods are employed for businesses that are wholly or partially owned by the parties, and for those which are closely held. A marriage may be terminated by law in three ways. Dissolution of marriage is the most common. The other two ways of terminating marriage are legal separation and judgment of nullity (or “annulment.”) Dissolution of marriage “restore[s] the parties to the state of unmarried persons.” Fam. C. §

CA MODEL MARITAL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT Page 2 of 5 V. SUPPORT OF CHILDREN: Pursuant to California Family Code §, the parties make the following declarations: (1) We are fully informed of our rights concerning child support; (2) The child support award is agreed to without coercion or duress; (3) The agreement is in the best. 1. Introduction The valuation of a professional practice is one of the most expensive tasks in a marital dissolution action. The spouse who operates the practice will soon realize that the methods used for valuing his or her practice have little to do with the fair market value of the practice, and will rightfully complain that a willing buyer might not even exist. In Marriage Dissolution Practice you'll find current discussion of the substantive and procedural aspects of domestic relations law in Arizona, making it an invaluable resource for today's practitioner. You'll find page after page of practical guidance on topics such as: Requesting child support; Enforcement procedures; Supervised visitation procedures. MARITAL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT A Marital Settlement Agreement or Legal Separation Agreement (collectively referred to below as MSA) can be entered into at any time after the initial filing of a Dissolution of Marriage or Legal Separation. Generally, this is agreement resolves all rights and obligations that apply in your case.

In California, a divorce proceeding begins with a “Petition for Dissolution” of the marriage, and the marriage is ended by way of trial or by agreement of the parties. There are a number of ways to reach that conclusion, including settlement/ non-litigation, mediation, and litigation (private or public court). Damages: A marital settlement agreement is unenforceable as violating the public policy underlying California's no-fault dissolution laws to the extent it requires one spouse to pay damages to the other. [See Marriage of Mehren & Dargan () 4th , , 13 3d , ; Diosdado v. You are reading this because it is possible or even likely you are about to confront the dissolving of your marriage. You are reading this article with a feeling of deep concern but realizing that as unpleasant as facing this process may be, you have to educate yourself as to what you are facing and what must be done. You are right.   The fact that the judgment has not been entered in the case strongly suggests that the judgment has not been entered in the court's judgment book. Under California law, marital dissolution occurs only upon entry of a final judgment. See former Cal. Civ. Code § (); Riddell v.