Monthly Archives: October 2010

What is sole legal custody?

“Sole legal custody” is defined in California Family Code section 3006 as follows:  “‘Sole legal custody’ means that one parent shall have the right and the responsibility to make the decisions relating to the health, education, and welfare of a child.” In other words, “sole legal custody” empowers one parent to make any and all… Read More »

Divorce and Your Dog

We treat our pets like members of our families, buy them presents for their birthdays, make them cool costumes for Halloween, sleep with them, watch t.v. with them, and care for them like they were our children.  And when the pet owners get divorced, they fight over issues of custody and visitation.  Except that, with… Read More »