San Diego Family Law Blog

Does Your English Count?

Does Your English Count? Does your ability to speak English affect your right to child custody or visitation. No, says the California Court of Appeal in a recent San Diego family law case.  In this case, entitled S.Y. v. Superior Court, the appeals court ruled 3-0 that the trial judge was wrong to rely on…

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Can I still Get Divorced this Year?

Can I still Get Divorced this Year? If the divorce petition was filed and served before June 30, 2018, the answer is yes  Since June 30th was a Saturday, the divorce would have had to have been filed no later than June 29th (since courts are not open on Saturdays) and then served either that…

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