Recognizing an International Divorce

Many people have a divorce judgment from another state or country and are now living in California. In California, recognition and enforcement of a foreign country divorce judgment ordinarily turns strictly on principles of “comity” – i.e, voluntary cooperation. The...

Getting Copies of your Divorce Judgment

Many times a client comes in, unsure if they are divorced or not. Or, sometimes they know they were divorced but don’t have any paperwork supporting it. The Los Angeles Superior Court is now providing certified copies of divorce judgment records online through their...

Modifying Child Custody Orders

Working with your child’s other parent is the easiest way to modify your parenting plan and custody schedule. If you and the other parent agree to the changes, you can file your new plan with the court and the court will usually accept it. If you want to modify...

Airbnb Regulations

There are more than 18,923 Airbnb rentals available in Los Angeles right Los Angeles and Airbnb have battled for years over short-term rental regulations, and home-sharing is technically illegal in the city. On December 11, the Los Angeles City Council approved a new...