On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Many parties facing divorce often have questions and concerns about alimony, also known as spousal support or spousal maintenance. Will I have to pay? How much will I be responsible for and for how long?
By Arvin Lugay of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Monday, February 27, 2017. For some couples, their marriage is not just about creating a shared life together; it is also about sharing a business. Being married to your business partner can be beneficial when things are going well, but troubles with your marriage may affect your business as well.
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Thursday, February 23, 2017. All marriages pose the potential for divorce, even those amongst superstar celebrities. While these high-profile couples may garner more attention and deal with enormous assets that many of us can only dream of, the divorce legal issues they face are the same as those faced by everyday Californians.
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Friday, January 13, 2017. The New Year could mean a new you, and in more ways than one. Whether you have resolved to ease stress, spend more time with family, or lose weight, you are likely to address how to make your life better for you and those you love. For many Californians, this means ending a toxic marriage that has caused them heartache and financial loss. If you have found yourself in this situation, then you may have considered our last blog post about New Year divorce tips quite helpful.
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Friday, January 6, 2017. With the New Year comes resolutions and change. For many Californians, this means taking the steps to end their marriage. There are many reasons an individual may seek divorce, but sometimes our emotions get the best of us and we make decisions that work against our best interests. That is not to say that those wanting a divorce should avoid it. Instead, those considering divorce need to ensure that they are approaching the process that protect their and their children's best interests.
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. The Internet and social media are playing an ever-increasing role in our lives. For some, it is their primary mode of communication with family and friends. Throw in text messages and you have a massive amount of communication, all seemingly forever engraved in the digital world. Although the digital has made life easier for many of us, for those going through a divorce stored communications and public online postings can make for a messy situation.
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Friday, December 16, 2016. A few weeks ago we discussed common mistakes made when creating a prenuptial agreement. Avoiding these mistakes is critical, as what may seem like a minor slipup could render the agreement void and leaving an individual susceptible to financial losses. When deciding whether a prenuptial agreement is right, an individual should not just keep an eye on common mistakes. Instead, he or she should also consider what can and can't go into such an agreement. By knowing this, a soon-to-be married individual may be able to avoid common mistakes, ensure the...
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Monday, November 28, 2016. If you have been following our blog, you are familiar with the practical reasons to draft and sign a prenuptial agreement before walking down the aisle: enforcing social media clauses, protecting a family inheritance or specifying asset distribution. While many may feel that mentioning the topic of a prenup is akin to dooming a marriage before marriage vows are even uttered, this contract can promote peace of mind before the wedding takes place. By establishing guidelines for dissolution of the marriage, individuals can ensure that their interests will be protected should...
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Tuesday, November 22, 2016. Many couples in California want children. As a result, they began to make plans, sometimes including the creation and storage of embryos. Unfortunately, some couples make the decision that a divorce is in their best interest, leaving them to disagree about the fate of frozen embryos. A former couple in another state has been at odds over the fate of their embryos. Although a state appeals court has recently issued a ruling on the case, the woman in the case has vowed to continue the fight.
On behalf of Kaspar & Lugay LLP posted in Divorce on Friday, November 18, 2016. Neil Young's place in rock history was secured with decades of poignant ballads and thrashing, guitar-fueled rockers. Never a slave to musical fashion, Young is nevertheless part of a marital trend known as "gray divorce."