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Carina Castaneda

Carina Castaneda’s Legal Guides

268 total


  • 101 Use of Experts for Family Law Cases

    Certified Public accountants are used for financial issues, including: determining gross/net income available for support, identifying which assets are community and which are separate property, deter

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  • Family Law Vexatious Litigant

    Family law cases: divorce, custody battles, child and spousal support establishment and enforcement, discovery, restraining orders and on and on. Family law litigation is stressful and personal. Vexat

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  • Fill Out Your FL-150 (Income and Expense (I&E) Declarations) Accurately

    I just finished defending a client in his family law case in which the opposing party who is represented by an attorney filed a contempt affidavit for alleging that my client filed a false I&E. There

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  • International Child Support Enforcement

    The issue of child support enforcement is a high priority to the United States. The Bureau of Consular Affairs and the Office of the Legal Adviser for Private International Law work closely with the D

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  • Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to San Francisco Gun Regulation

    The United States Supreme Court today, June 8, 2015 rejects to hear an appeal filed by gun owners and the National Rifle Association (NRA). Guns at home must be stored in a locked container or disable

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  • D.U.I. and Sobriety Checkpoints

    With the summer travel season here, you can be sure that the police will be setting up sobriety checkpoints. In California and in many states, police conducting checkpoints must comply with a strict

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  • Administrative Hearings (Part 1)

    Professional licensing agencies may suspend or revoke a license issued for reasons enumerated in the California Business and Professions Code (BPC). Attorney's Skills It is critical to hire an attorne

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  • Violating a Protective or Restraining Order Is a Crime

    California Penal Code (PC) 273.6 makes it a crime to violate the conditions set forth in a restraining order (RO) and used sometimes interchangeably as a “protective order” (PO). This usually occurs w

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  • Domestic Violence (DV) Protective Orders to Include Companion Animals

    In March 2006, a 50-year old woman from a rural area in Maine testified before the state Legislature that “it wasn't just the cats and dogs; it was the sheep and the chickens. I was terrified for thei

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  • Hit and Run (Rights and Responsibilities)

    You will be charged with a hit and run if you leave the scene of an accident without identifying yourself to the party or parties involved, and another’s property was damaged in the accident. The pros

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