In a divorce the parties real and personal property must be divided. If you are filing for a divorce in California they use the community property law to divide assets. The community property law states that all property that the two parties attain jointly will need to be divided evenly. The exception would be if one of the parties inherited the property, or it was given as a gift. Additionally, if property was attained before marriage their may be an exception.
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