Blog Posts in July, 2018

  • 23-Jul-2018

    When Is a Traffic Violation Considered a Felony?

    Most traffic violations, such as speeding, running a red light, or driving without a license plate, are usually classified as lesser offenses. Usually you get a ticket, pay it off and you can move on. However, when a driver commits a particularly ...
  • 20-Jul-2018

    How the Law Defines Burglary in California

    Burglary, also known as breaking and entering, is an unlawful entry into a building or other location for the purposes of committing a felony offense such as theft. No physical breaking and entering are required; an offender may simply walk through ...
  • 13-Jul-2018

    What Is the Community Property Law in California?

    Despite California being a community property state since its inception in 1850, the community property system is not an easy one to navigate. Although spouses are supposed to split all assets 50-50, deciphering community property vs. separate ...
  • 11-Jul-2018

    How a Court Determines Spousal Support in California

    Spousal support, also known as alimony, can become a heated issue during a divorce. While a higher earning spouse may not like paying it, a lower earning spouse may insist on receiving it. And unless a compromise can be reached, the issue of how much ...