Article 2. Ex Parte Orders of California Family Law Code >> Division 6. >> Part 1. >> Chapter 4. >> Article 2.
During the pendency of the proceeding, on application of a
party in the manner provided by Part 4 (commencing with Section 240)
of Division 2, the court may issue ex parte any of the following
(a) An order restraining any person from transferring,
encumbering, hypothecating, concealing, or in any way disposing of
any property, real or personal, whether community, quasi-community,
or separate, except in the usual course of business or for the
necessities of life, and if the order is directed against a party,
requiring that party to notify the other party of any proposed
extraordinary expenditures and to account to the court for all
(b) A protective order, as defined in Section 6218, and any other
order as provided in Article 1 (commencing with Section 6320) of
Chapter 2 of Part 4 of Division 10.