New Year, New Divorce Laws

Aug 8, 2012 by

Now that the New Year has arrived, obtaining a divorce in California may cost a bit more than it used to. As of January 1st, 2011, a new California law requires that all divorce hearings include oral testimony unless both spouses specifically waive the right, and the resulting additional court time in front of a judge could cost all sides in a dispute quite a bit more money. Assembly Bill 939, known as the “Elkins Legislation” came about as the result of a 2005 divorce in Northern...

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Rising January Divorce Rates

Aug 8, 2012 by

Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil, PhD, is an author who appears frequently on TV as the “No. 1 Love Expert in the World.” The doctor’s website (DoctorBonnie.com) says that “She works with those considering breaking up, people who have committed adultery, and couples who want to strengthen their relationships damaged by resentment or unresolved anger, teaching people to “fight” to increase passion, bring back magic and restore the sizzle.” And part of that fight...

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