Blog Posts in August, 2019

  • 27-Aug-2019

    Dividing Small Businesses in a Divorce

    Community Property in California Dividing assets in a divorce depend on the state where your divorce was filed. California uses community property principles of dividing assets upon divorce. Property that qualifies as community will be equally ...
  • 26-Aug-2019

    Evidentiary Privileges in California

    The Privilege Against Self-Incrimination Under the Fifth Amendment to the United States constitution, an individual may not be compelled to be a witness against themselves in a criminal proceeding. California has a corresponding provision to its ...
  • 20-Aug-2019

    Tracing Commingled Funds to Determine the Community or Separate Character of Assets in Divorce

    Why Is Tracing Important for Property Division in a Divorce? When a couple gets a divorce in California, they must equally divide property between them. The division of property and assets in a divorce is governed by principles of community property ...
  • 19-Aug-2019

    What Is Double Jeopardy?

    Do you know what double jeopardy is? It wouldn’t be a complete surprise if most people said double jeopardy was the second round of questions in the famous trivia game show hosted by Alex Trebek. While they wouldn’t be incorrect, the ...