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Important lessons on property division in Harold Hamm case

Unfortunately, divorce is on the rise in the United States, including California. Many marriage break-ups are long-drawn out battles with couples fighting over many issues, such as child custody, spousal support and even property division. In celebrity break-ups, where with assets in question running up to several million dollars, the bitterness can be extreme. One such celebrity divorce that has been in the spotlight for various issues including property division, is that of oil tycoon, Harold Hamm and his ex-spouse.

Parameters for supervised visitation in California

Any parent in California who has gone through a divorce know that it can be very difficult on the children. Children often find it difficult to adjust to their parents no longer living together under the same roof. In the best interests of the child, California courts generally give child custody to one parent and orders for the other to have visitation and provide child support.

Divorce mediation and collaborative law keep the client in charge

Many California residents who are contemplating divorce may be worried that they will have to go into a court and argue over who is at fault for the end of the marriage. Some may actually be looking forward to that experience. But in most cases, it's better to minimize the amount of time the parties have to be in the courtroom.

Tips on using the California child support calculator

As parents fight about various divorce issues, such as alimony, property division, children often fear the worst. They may be overwhelmed by insecurity which may stem from the unsettled issues of who will provide primary care such as housing, food, clothing and education. In the best interests of the child, the court may gives physical custody to one parent and makes the other responsible for child support payments.

Alternative route a wise option for divorcing California couples

California is home to many high-profile couples from all walks of life. Their lives are fascinating to many people, and, as a result, these high-profile couples struggle to keep their most private and personal affairs under wraps. It may be fascinating to others to share the joyous moments of lives of the rich and famous, but it becomes very difficult for high-profile couples to safeguard their privacy from constant media glare when experiencing the most difficult moments of their lives. Probably, the most common among those difficult moments is a divorce where high-dollar assets are at stake.

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