Archives for October 2014

Separate Property vs Community Property in a Divorce?

Prior to marriage, each party’s property is known as “separate property.” This means that you--and only you--own this property, and it should remain yours following a divorce. Any property that you and your spouse accrue during marriage is known as “community property” in … [Read more...]

Division of Property Between Married Couples – Change of Ownership

California has a number of rules for the division of property between married couples. Many people spend a significant portion of their adult lives married. These years often include the beginning of a career and the acquisition of significant property, such as a family home. For … [Read more...]