When it comes to domestic violence, “gaslighting” has become increasingly popular term in California. Gaslighting is one form of emotional abuse recognized in the state, but understanding what it means requires a short primer in the performing arts.  According to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, the concept of gaslighting comes from the 1938 play “Gaslight,” by Patrick Hamilton, in which a husband…

What is “gaslighting”?

When it comes to domestic violence, “gaslighting” has become increasingly popular term in California. Gaslighting is one form of emotional abuse recognized in the state, but understanding what it means requires a short primer in the performing arts.  According to the...

What to do with your 401k?

As you enter into your divorce proceedings in Sacramento, you should prepare to encounter at least a few surprises. Many feel as though they understand everything they could encounter when working through their divorce, yet the complexities of the process will almost...