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Part 1: Advanced Training on Temporary Spousal Support Calculations For the Seasoned Family Law Attorney

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Registration Closes:
This is part 1 of a 2 part series on Spousal Support that can be taken independent of each other. Ret Commissioner Glen Oleon will present on the complex issues of temporary spousal support, including deviations from Guidelines, relevance of Family Code section 4320, coordination with Watts and Epstein as well as modification and termination of support orders. The training will also cover family support orders and determining income available for spousal support (temporary and permanent); Including what does (and does not) count as income, imputation of income, double-dipping (pensions, stock options, investment income, etc.) and use of experts (vocational counselors, forensic accountants, etc.).

Part 1 will include:

1. Temporary Spousal Support · Guideline calculations under Local Rules

· Deviation from Guidelines

· Relevance of Family Code section 4320

· Coordination with Watts and Epstein

· Modification and termination

2. Family Support orders

3. Determining income available for Spousal Support (temporary and permanent)

· What does (and does not) count as income

· Imputation of income

· Double-dipping (pensions, stock options, investment income, etc.)

· Use of experts (vocational counselors, forensic accountants, etc.)

Nikki Clark
1/1/0001 12:00 AM
Nikki Clark practices family law exclusively in Alameda County. She mediates, and litigates family law issues, and represents clients in high-conflict contested custody cases and collaborative divorces.

Ms. Clark received her BA from the University of California at Berkeley and her JD from the Oakland College of Law in 1998. She is an experienced mediator and family law practitioner who gives back to the community by providing pro bono services as Judge Pro-Tem and Settlement Officer in Family Law Court. Ms. Clark is also a family law mentor, and teacher through the Alameda County Bar Association as well as Cal State-East Bay's paralegal program. She has contributed to numerous publications and has received recognition and awards in Alameda County for pro bono services and mentor of the year.

Commissioner Glenn P. Oleon
1/1/0001 12:00 AM
Since August of 2013, Commissioner Oleon has been serving as a Mediator and Private Judge through ADR Services, Inc. in San Francisco, specializing in family law, conservatorship and probate disputes, and general civil matters. He was appointed as a Commissioner of the Superior Court California, County of Alameda in 2003 and served in Hayward, Oakland, Alameda and Fremont, handling a general Family Law calendar and trial department.
Comissioner Oleon maintained a general civil practice from 1976 to 2003. He practiced in Hayward, Castro Valley and Oakland, with an emphasis on family law, estate planning and probate litigation. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a Bachelors Degree in Communications and Public Policy in 1972, and received his J.D. from Boalt Hall (now also known as Berkeley Law) in 1976.
Event Cost:
Family Law Section
ACBA Members
1.5 hr(s)
This event is full. If you continue to register you will be placed on the waiting list.