Once you file for divorce, the Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders (ATROs) of Family Code §2040 enjoin you. Once your spouse gets served with the Summons, they are also enjoined. Whether you are giving or receiving the divorce, make sure that you are on the right side of the law.
- Feb 22
- Dec 04
Many unmarried couples contemplate marriage around the holidays, which is natural given the customary holiday spirit, gathering of family, and excitement for a prosperous new year. Before you say or compel someone to say "I do," be sure to make a list and check it twice.
- Oct 01
To negotiate, litigate, mediate, or collaborate, that is the question. The answer depends on your case specifics and objectives, and oftentimes includes a combination thereof. As in any strategic endeavor, no viable options should ever be foreclosed upon or otherwise excluded from the quiver.