In a divorce proceeding one spouse or both may seek temporary orders before the divorce is over on a variety of issues by filing a written paper called a Request for Orders (formerly known as an Order to Show Cause or Motion).
Yes, if you don’t have much in the way of assets and agree on everything. Emphatically NO, if you have substantial assets, are not sure about how to divide either your community property or your children’s time or if you own a business.
An important issue in a physician’s divorce is valuing his or her practice. (This is true in any case where a professional such as an accountant, architect or engineer is involved in a professional practice, but we’ll use physicians in this post).
Two years and three days after Frank and Jamie McCourt issued a statement to announce their separation, the McCourt’s issued a statement to announce a divorce settlement. Jamie McCourt who fought her ex-husband for half ownership of “their” baseball team, agreed to surrender the bankrupt team to Frank.