Coronavirus, or COVID-19, has the world in an unprecedented state of uncertainty and instability. Six counties around the San Francisco Bay Area were among the first to shelter in place starting March 16 and the order was recently extended to May 1. A few days later, the entire state of California joined suit. We’ve even moved the federal income tax day back three months, the first time this has occurred on a national scale. But relationships don’t hold like paperwork can, and in times of uncertainty, it’s often reassuring to know your full set of options.
If you’re already in the process of getting separated or divorced, paying or receiving support, co-parenting, or establishing a custody arrangement in California, you probably have many questions. We will answer as many as we can anticipate now and will update this page as new decisions are made and published or as things settle down and reopen.