Community Property in California, Fifth Edition


Author: Grace Ganz Blumberg

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 9780735563629

Category: Law

Page: 809

View: 2679

Well written and thoughtful, this casebook provides an up-to-date and in-depth exploration of community property in California. Students and instructors alike will welcome Community Property in California, Fifth Edition, classroom tested and used by generations of California law students. Features that have contributed to the success of Community Property in California include: outstanding authorship Grace Ganz Blumberg is a recognized expert in both community property and family law comprehensive coverage that provides students with the means to prepare for the California bar examination and leaves them well-equipped for California practice in the areas of divorce, decedents estates, and debtor-creditor law a balanced and approachable combination of cases, notes, problems, and other materials that make the casebook accessible and interesting a contextual use of comparative materials, including references to the Uniform Marital Property Act and the American Law Institutes Principles of the Law of Family Dissolution, as well as the laws of other jurisdictions Look for important new material in the Fifth Edition: Substantial reorganization and updating of the coverage of the Family Code 852(a) writing requirement for marital transmutations, with new cases and opinions, including Marriage of Benson and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals In re Summers opinion New material on the relationship between marital transmutation and the spousal fiduciary duty, covering Marriage of Haines and its progeny Revised, streamlined, and updated treatment of the spousal fiduciary duty with respect to a spouse's management of the community property during marriage and the setting aside of property settlements and decrees Discussion of recent statutory and case development of California domestic partnership law

Community Property in California


Author: Grace Ganz Blumberg

Publisher: Aspen Publishers


Category: Law

Page: 836

View: 1773

COMMUNITY PROPERTY IN CALIFORNIA, Third Edition, offers your students a scope and depth of coverage unmatched by any other casebook. Author Grace Ganz Blumberg, The reporter For The ALI's Principles of the Law of Family Dissolution, draws on her vast practical as well as teaching experience to preent a thoughtful and current analysis of community property issues. She provides all the community property material needed For The California bar examination in the areas of divorce, decedent's estates, and debtor-creditor law. Going beyond a statement of the law to actually put the law in its proper context, she uses an effective blend of: cases; notes; references To The Uniform Marital Property Act; and comparisons to other jurisdictions COMMUNITY PROPERTY IN CALIFORNIA, Third Edition, reflets important developments including: new material on same-sex marriage, including the historicl Hawaii cases, The federal Defense of Marriage Act, and developments in California Lezine v. Security Pacific Financial Services concerning the transference of security interest on community property without spousal consent, And The legislative response to this decision in the California Supreme Court the Hilke and Heikes cases concerning property held in joint title the U.S. Supreme Court ERISA preemption cse of Boggs v. Boggs the characterization of early retirement benefits as treated by the California Supreme Court in the Lehman case material on marital property from the ALI's Principles of the Law of Family Dissolution California statutory materials presented in an accessible appendix A Teacher's manual is available.

California Community Property


Author: Charlotte K. Goldberg

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735570108

Category: Law

Page: 315

View: 6892

Using the Examples & Explanations pedagogy and FITS (Funds, Intentions, and Title)--an original tool for understanding the complexities of California Community Property--Charlotte Goldberg presents an effective and timely overview of California's community property system. FITS (Funds, Intentions, and Title)--a class-tested, unique tool for determining, under California law, whether marital property is to be considered community or separate property The FITS acronym helps students to understand the roles that funds, intentions, and titles play in characterizing property as either separate or community the proven-effective Examples & Explanations pedagogy combines straightforward introductions with well-written examples and explanations that apply concepts, reinforce learning, and test understanding of material covered meticulous treatment of joint titles and reimbursement, featuring examples thoroughly illustrating all possible scenarios, including retroactivity coverage of tangible and intangible property, such as businesses, educational degrees, goodwill, and pensions premarital agreements and recent amendments to the Premarital Agreement Act Updated throughout and with many new examples, the Second Edition features: major developments regarding retroactivity of the Family Code--affecting premarital agreements, fiduciary duty, and domestic partnerships several new cases clarifying premarital agreements and fiduciary duty new case decision regarding celebrity goodwill coverage of Family Code §4 and §2640(c) Designed and written for the needs of students, Examples & Explanations: California Community Property, now in a Second Edition, combines the time-tested E&E pedagogy with a class-tested tool of analysis that makes an enormous difference in the depth and quality of students' understanding of California community property law.

Examples & Explanations for California Community Property


Author: Charlotte K. Goldberg

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454876034

Category: Law

Page: 368

View: 4077

A favorite among successful students, and often recommended by professors, the unique Examples & Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples that mirror those presented in the classroom throughout the semester. Use at the beginning and midway through the semester to deepen your understanding through clear explanations, corresponding hypothetical fact patterns, and analysis. Then use to study for finals by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the accompanying analysis. Designed to complement your casebook, the trusted Examples & Explanations titles get right to the point in a conversational, often humorous style that helps you learn the material each step of the way and prepare for the exam at the end of the course. The unique, time-tested Examples & Explanations series is invaluable to teach yourself the subject from the first day of class until your last review before the final. Each guide: helps you learn new material by working through chapters that explain each topic in simple language challenges your understanding with hypotheticals similar to those presented in class provides valuable opportunity to study for the final by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the corresponding analysis quickly gets to the point in conversational style laced with humor remains a favorite among law school students is often recommended by professors who encourage the use of study guides works with ALL the major casebooks, suits any class on a given topic provides an alternative perspective to help you understand your casebook and in-class lectures

How to Probate an Estate in California


Author: Julia Nissley

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413322190

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 464

View: 2600

This book provides all of the forms, instructions, guidance, and tips you’ll need to probate a simple estate in California. And even if you hire a lawyer to help, this book will show you how to do much of the work yourself.

California Community Property With Tax Analysis


Author: Publisher's Editorial Staff

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1579110770

Category: Law

Page: 916

View: 8704

An authoritative treatise bringing you the information you need to secure the best possible results for your clients when there is property to be divided. The volume provides explanations of community property concepts and expert tax analysis in easy-to-understand language. Section summaries, chapter synopses, an index, and other time-saving features provide fast, direct access to the information. Includes detailed coverage of: • The California Community Property system characterization of property, management and control, accountant's valuation, liabilities of spouses and their property for debts, division of property on dissolution of marriage or legal separation • Other family law matters affecting property ownership of both married and unmarried couples • The accountant's role as an expert and consultant in community property litigation • Tax consequences, property characterization and division, parties' agreements, state law, child and spousal support, death First published in 1985.

American Private International Law


Author: Symeon Symeonides

Publisher: Kluwer Law International B.V.

ISBN: 9041127429

Category: Law

Page: 368

View: 8829

This book was originally published as a monograph in the International Encyclopaedia of Laws/Private International Law.

California Family Law for Paralegals


Author: Marshall W. Waller

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735570973

Category: Law

Page: 665

View: 9486

California Family Law for Paralegals is the only textbook for paralegals that focuses specifically on California family law. In its fifth edition, this straightforward textbook continues to provide California paralegal students with a practical framework for examining the full range of family law issues under California law. Among the characteristics that make this text the perfect choice for teaching California family law: A practical, straightforward approach designed to teach the basics to paralegal students. A focus on the California Family Code, integrating statutory law and judicial interpretation into a cohesive general discussion of family law and its various aspects. Examples of all the key Judicial Council forms used in the practice of family law in California Unlike other California-specific books, this book was written specifically as a teaching tool and offers a format that helps students learn, including Chapter Overviews and Summaries, Exercises, Key Terms, and a Glossary. Updated and completely current, the Fifth Edition includes: Revision of the text to reflect changes in the law, with new cases and statutes Completely updated forms Advice on how technology can make family law practice more effective Completely updated Instructor's Manual A new, streamlined organization with shorter, more teachable chapters The only text of its kind, California Family Law for Paralegals offers comprehensive coverage--in a readily accessible format--of all the key topics and developments in this ever evolving area of the law. *Instructor's Manuals are a professional courtesy offered to professors only. For more information or to request a copy, please contact Wolter's Kluwer Law & Business at 800.529.7545 or [email protected]

J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2011

For Preparing Your 2010 Tax Return


Author: J.K. Lasser Institute

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118019139

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 816

View: 1285

America's number one bestselling and most trusted tax guide offers the best balance of thoroughness, organization, and usability For over half a century, more than 39 million Americans have turned to J.K. Lasser for easy-to-follow, expert advice and guidance on planning and filing their taxes. Written by a team of tax specialists, J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2011 includes all the outstanding features that have made this book the nation's all-time top-selling tax guide. As an added value, you can gain direct access to dozens of bonuses through, including links to the latest tax forms from the IRS, up-to-the-minute tax law changes, small business help, and much more. The book of choice for today's serious taxpayer Your Income Tax 2011 contains Over 2,500 easy-to-use tax planning tips and strategies Easy-to-understand coverage of the year's tax law changes Filing tips and instructions to help you prepare your 2010 return Quick reference section that highlights what's new for 2010 Quick topic index to help pinpoint the biggest money-saving deductions Advice for customers whose use software or CPAs to file their taxes Filled with expert advice and guidance, J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2011 will help you plan and file your 2010 tax return in the most efficient way possible.

Divorce Handbook for California

How to Dissolve Your Marriage Without Disaster


Author: James W. Stewart

Publisher: Impact Publishers

ISBN: 9781886230521

Category: Law

Page: 179

View: 4543

"I wrote this book to help your clients survive the dissolution of their marriage without the financial ruin most people face, " says Judge Stewart. His no-holds-barred guidance shows readers how to: -- Establish realistic expectations about divorce -- Protect children during the difficult times -- Use mediation and/or arbitration effectively -- Find and hire a good attorney -- Handle child and spousal support This updated fifth edition builds on Judge Stewart's reputation of excellent advice to tens of thousands of Californians going through one of life's most difficult experiences.

For Sale by Owner in California


Author: George Devine

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN: 9780873373944

Category: House selling

Page: 256

View: 3697

Updated to reflect the most recent changes in the housing market, this third edition guide shows homeowners how to save thousands of dollars by selling their homes on their own. It provides essential contracts and legal forms and includes practical information about pricing, attracting buyers, minimizing tax, negotiating, the contract, escrow, and much more. Illustrated.

Der Ursprung der Familie, des Privateigenthums und des Staats

Im Anschluß an Lewis H. Morgan's Forschungen (Classic Reprint)


Author: Friedrich Engels

Publisher: Forgotten Books

ISBN: 9780484093385

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 214

View: 4825

Excerpt from Der Ursprung der Familie, des Privateigenthums und des Staats: Im Anschluß an Lewis H. Morgan's Forschungen S"meine 2lrbeit hat oerfdriehne llebertragungen in fremhe 6prachen erfahren 3uerft italienifch: L'ongme della fam1glia, della propr1etä. Pnvata e delle stato, vers10ne riveduta dall' autore, ch Pasquale Martignetti; Benevento 1885. (R)ann rumanifch: Or1g1na fanule1, propr1etatei private 31 a statului, traducere de Joan Nadegde, in her Saffher 8dtfchri'ft Contem poranul, @epternber 1885 biß 9jiai 1886. Hänifch Fannljens, Pr1vategendommens og Statens Oprindelse' Dansk, af Forfatteren gennemgaaet Udgave, besorget af Gerson Trier. Kobenhavn 1888. Q3ine frangöfifche 11eberfet;ung bon Egenri 8'iadé' her hie gegeniohrtige heutfche 9lußgabe 511 @rnnhe liegt, ift unter her ltreffe.23iß 5um Qiufang her fech5iger 8ahre fann von einer (sie fchichte her %}anrilie nicht hie 9iehe fern. Sie hrftorißhe 26iffen fchaft ftanh auf hiefem @ebiet noch gang, unter hem 6'iiifliiife her fünf 23ücher 9)iofiß. (R)ie harin anßführhdnr alß anher - zuoo ge fchilherte patriarchalrfche C{familienform murhe nicht nur ohne 233eitereß alß hie ältefte angenommen, fonhern inah nach 911) gug her 23ielmeiberei mit her heutigen burgerlhhen ihentifigirt, fo haß eigentlich hie C{yamilie überhaupt feine gefchidn liche @ntmidflung hurchgemacht hatte; hochftenß gab man 511, haß in her llr5eit eine fl3eriohe gefchlechtlicher E)iegellofigieit beftanheu haben fönne. 2lllerhingß tannte man außer her Gruselehe und; hie orientalifche 23ielmeiberei unh hie inhifch=trbetanifdn 231el: männerei; aber hiefe brei i}ormen ließen fich nicht in eine hiftorifdre älieihenfolge orhnen unh figurirten 5ufanrmenhangßloß neben em auber. (c)aß bei em5elnen Qäöllern her alten (8eßhichte, foune bei einigen noch egiftirenhen 28ilhen, hie 9lbftannnung nicht vom 23ater, fonhern bon her ediutter gerechnet, alfo hie merblrehe 33inre alß hie allein gültige angefehn murhe; haß bei oielen heutigen 23iilfern hie Che innerhalb beftimmter größerer, harnalß nicht näher unterfuchter (8ruppen verboten ift, 'unh haß hiefe Sitte fich in allen qbelttheilen finhet hiefe £hatfachen maren 5mar befannt unh eß murhen immer mehr 23eifpiele haoon gefanunelt. 2lber man mußte nichtß hamit anaufangen, unh felbft noch in $hlor'ß Researches into the Early Hrstory of Mankmd ze. 2c (1865) figuriren fie alß bloße fonherbare (c)ebr_äuche neben hem bei einigen 28ilhen geltenhen 23erbot, brennenheß (c)olg mit einem 6;n'en merfaeug 511 berühren, unh ahnlichen religiö[email protected] About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.