Men and Domestic Violence

Do Men Really Have Equal Protection Under The Law?

California law provides equal protection for those of any gender or gender identification when it comes to domestic abuse.  However, it took a court decision to ensure that those who suffered from domestic violence...
Abuse Allegations

The Hard Truth About Abuse Allegations

False allegations of abuse are often made against men going through divorce.  While domestic violence is a serious issue, there are also many more resources to help victims than ever before.  As the public...
Property Division

Which Property is Ours and Which Is Mine?

As part of your divorce, you will probably have to separate some of the property that you and your spouse acquired over the life of your marriage.  For most couples, this is one of...
Proving Paternity

Proving Paternity of a Child

There are several circumstances in which the paternity of a child may be in doubt and may need to be proven in order to enter a child support order. While there are cases in...
Bad ruling

What If I Receive a Bad Ruling?

As part of your divorce, you may receive a ruling from a judge on some issue regarding your case.  This ruling could concern payment of alimony or child support, the terms of your custody...
health care and divorce

Navigating Health Care Costs for Divorced Families

Families that have experienced divorce may find navigating health care costs extremely difficult.  The topic can be complicated, especially when both parents work and have health care coverage through their jobs.  It is very...
New Partner after divorce

When Your Ex Won’t Accept Your New Partner

Many people who have enjoyed relatively friendly divorce situations find that things change quickly when they meet a new partner.  Even if you are on very good terms with your former spouse, it is...
Questions before signing a Prenup

Questions to Ask Before Signing a Prenup

Before you sign any prenuptial agreement, there are certain questions you should ask.  These questions can help you determine if the prenup is drafted to protect you or if it may hurt you in...
Balancing Work and Pleasure

Balancing Work and Pleasure Post-Divorce

Many men who have been through a divorce throw themselves into their work in order to relieve the pain of separation. However, working too much can be unhealthy. It is very important that you...