Archive for February 21st, 2011

Marriage of Fossum – Mandatory Award of Attorney’s Fees to Spouse for Breach of Fiduciary Duty (2011-2-21)

The opinion in In re Marriage of Fossum (Feb. 1, 2011) 2011 DJDAR 1629 focused on the characterization of a house that was owned by Edward and Sandra Fossum.  Like many couples, title was taken in the name of one spouse to obtain better credit terms.  The court found that the house was community property, […]