Sample Stipulation and Order for Bifurcation of Marital Status in California
This sample stipulation and order for bifurcation of marital status in California is used when both parties agree to terminate their marital status and have the Court reserve judgment over all other issues in their case. The stipulation and order has been revised and updated as of January 30, 2016 and includes brief instructions. The author is an entrepreneur and freelance paralegal who has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995 and has used this sample for many years. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.