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Understanding the Differences Between Chapters, 13, 11, and 7 Bankruptcy Actions

Divorce and bankruptcy seem to go hand in hand. If a divorce puts you in bad financial straits in San Jose or Santa Clara County, you should consider using the consumer-friendly U.S. bankruptcy laws to help you start your finances over again. Bankruptcy will not [...]

January 17th, 2020|Categories: Bankrupty|

How a Business Owner’s Assets Are Divided During Divorce

Jeff Bezos of Amazon, the world’s richest person, is getting divorced from his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, of 25 years. There is much speculation about how the couple’s immense assets, totaling $135.6 billion, will be divided. Whenever a married couple gets divorced, asset division is [...]

February 8th, 2019|Categories: Divorce|

Divorced Parents with Difference of Opinion Regarding Vaccinations

Vaccinations have been around for a long time. They protect against a variety of illnesses ranging from deadly, such as measles, to moderate, such as the flu virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that 21 million hospitalizations and three-quarters of [...]

January 25th, 2019|Categories: Child Custody|

Can Child Support be Increased to Pay for Private School?

Education is taken very seriously in San Jose. Over 40 percent of San Jose residents have a bachelor's degree or higher, and over 25 percent have some college or an associate’s degree. Some parents believe that private school is a better option for their [...]

January 11th, 2019|Categories: Family Law|

Is Your Wealthy Spouse Fighting Your Fair Alimony Request?

After years of supporting your wealthy spouse with their business or career, by taking care of the children, or by homemaking, by initially paying for their education or providing them the capital necessary to get started, or by doing all of the above and [...]

December 17th, 2018|Categories: Divorce, General|