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Understanding Spousal Support Awards in California

Spousal support, which is also called alimony, is a court ordered requirement that one spouse pay the other a certain amount of money each month. Spousal support can only be awarded by a California family court after a spouse files a civil claim in court. Clearly, most spousal support awards […]

How Does Remarriage Affect Spousal Support?

When spouses get divorced in California, the family court will often order one spouse to pay spousal support to the other, which is known as “alimony” and described under California Family Code 4300. If the spouse who is receiving alimony get remarried, the spouse who is paying their support typically […]

How Long Do You Have to Pay Spousal Support?

When couples decide to get divorced in California, one spouse could be ordered by the family law court to make spousal support payments to the other based on different circumstances. It should be noted that “spousal support” and “alimony” are the same thing in California.
The primary purpose of spousal […]

Gavron Warning in California Spousal Support

If you’re going through a divorce, you are experiencing plenty of new legal terms, processes, and documents that are probably utterly confusing to you. That’s to be expected, and your experienced Los Angeles divorce attorney will not only carefully guide you through the divorce process but will also strive to […]

Can You Get Spousal Support in California?

Unlike most states, California allows not only spousal support in the case of a divorcing married couple, but also domestic partner support for long-time partners who never married. In either case, though, there are certain requirements. It’s important to keep in mind that spousal support is synonymous with the […]

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