Category: Divorce

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How to tell your children about divorce

January 13, 2023

Communicating Divorce to Children How to deal with children when divorce is an inevitability? The fact is, thousands of children every year are affected by the legal process ending a marriage, and they range from newborns to older teenagers just on the cusp of adulthood themselves. However, for parents, breaking the news of divorce can […]

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Avoid These Parenting Mistakes During a Divorce

January 09, 2023

Divorce can be a challenging time for all parties, especially with parenting mistakes. The last thing anyone should do is make it worse for the children because they are the ones who come out hurt the most in these unfortunate situations. It hurts the younger children as much as the older teenagers, but the younger […]

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Requirements for a CA Divorce

December 09, 2022

When filing for divorce in California, some rules and requirements exist. Getting a divorce includes meeting the state’s requirements, paying filing fees, and following proper procedures. Having a Pleasanton divorce and family law attorney by your side helps ensure you meet all the needs for a smooth, worry-free divorce process. Call the Tierney Law Group […]

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Divorce Options in California

November 18, 2022

When it comes to divorce, there is no one-size-fits-all solution. The best way to move forward with your divorce will depend on your unique situation, so you’ll need to talk with divorce lawyers California to figure out your best options. Here are some of the most common options for divorcing in California. 1. Dissolution Dissolution […]

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California Grounds of Divorce

November 11, 2022

There are several things you need to consider if you are thinking about divorcing your spouse. Every state has its own laws that you need to abide by. In this article, we’ll talk about some of the different grounds for divorce so you have some knowledge when you talk to your divorce attorney in Pleasanton […]

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How Does Adultery Affect Divorce in California?

August 19, 2022

The answer to the question of how adultery affects divorce proceedings in California depends on the particular circumstances of each case. If the adulterous affair caused the breakdown of the marriage, then it may be a factor in awarding spousal support or dividing up property. However, if there was no proof that the affair caused […]

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What are Spousal Privileges?

May 25, 2022

As much as spousal privileges promote harmony within the home, it tends to deprive you of access to some of your personal freedom and justice to other parties. You may be tempted to stand as a witness against your spouse in cases where you are sure he or she is guilty but is governed by […]

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What are Marital Privileges?

May 18, 2022

In California, there is a legal term called marital privileges. What are marital privileges and how do they affect a criminal case? We will answer these questions as well as show you how an attorney from the Tierney Law Group can help.  What are the two marital privileges? In California, there are two types of […]

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CA Child Custody: Best Interest of the Child

March 11, 2022

In cases of divorce where there are children involved, it becomes inevitable that the issue of custody is raised. Regardless of how amicable the relationship of the divorcing parents are, the court must still legally determine which parent gets physical custody of the child or children involved. In this case, it becomes very important to […]