• 20 Nov 2019
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New California Law on Divorce and Pets

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody November 20, 2019 0 Comment
New California Law on Divorce and Pets

When you’re going through a divorce, you need to think about how you will handle all property division, as we well your children. But where do pets fit into the equation? For most couples, pets are considered family. Pets are especially common in households of the newest generations of married couple. According to the Bureau …

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  • 13 Nov 2019
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Rights of Step Parents After Divorce

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody November 13, 2019 0 Comment
Rights of Step Parents After Divorce

As part of your divorce proceeding, you will need to discuss the custody and visitation rights you have to your own children. But what if you want visitation rights of your spouse’s children from a previous marriage? California state law establishes visitation rights for step parents under certain circumstances. Your Legal Rights as a Step …

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  • 06 Nov 2019
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Can Parents Agree to Waive Child Support?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody November 6, 2019 0 Comment
Can Parents Agree to Waive Child Support?

When you decide to get a divorce, you need to make a number of other decisions that go along with the process. One of the most important issues you need to discuss is child support and custody. Every parent is obligated to care for their child – and that includes physically, mentally and financially. The …

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  • 23 Aug 2019
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What To Expect at an Ex Parte Child Custody Hearing

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody August 23, 2019 0 Comment
What To Expect at an Ex Parte Child Custody Hearing

Each county in California handles an ex parte child custody hearing differently – even from courtroom to courtroom in the same county. The court generally takes approaches an ex parte emergency child custody matter in one of two ways: 1) reviewing the pleadings and issuing a ruling on them without hearing oral arguments; or 2) …

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  • 10 Jul 2019
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Should My Child Testify at My Divorce Trial?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody July 10, 2019 0 Comment
Should My Child Testify at My Divorce Trial?

Courts allow children to testify at trials, even divorce trials. However, it is generally in your child’s best interest if he or she does not testify. The main reason for avoiding your children testifying at your divorce trial is to preventing them from getting in the middle of the dispute between you and your spouse. …

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  • 27 Mar 2019
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Child Custody & Move-Away Situations

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody March 27, 2019 0 Comment
Child Custody & Move-Away Situations

Every parent’s worst nightmare is losing their close, loving relationship with their child. It is especially hard to lose your relationship with your child after a divorce because your ex-spouse wants to move away. If you find yourself in such a situation, you need to hire a Central Valley child custody attorney who understands your …

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  • 20 Mar 2019
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When Should I Get a Child Custody Attorney

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody March 20, 2019 0 Comment
When Should I Get a Child Custody Attorney

Divorce proceedings that involve children can get complicated. One of the major issues that divorcing spouses battle over is child care and custody. If the parties cannot agree over the terms involving child custody, then the court will hold a child custody hearing. Although most terms involved in divorces concern the needs and wants of …

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