Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Prenups

EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT PRENUPS Spring will be within the air!!!  Allergies in addition to engagements abound!  For those romantics out there proposing within the beautiful Springtime, don’t forget to schedule your appointments for prenups ASAP. Tip #1: DO NOT RUSH A PRENUP I mean the idea.  I get calls by clients…

Dodgers Divorce: Judge Gordon Throws Out Postnup

Judge rules in favor of Jamie McCourt in Dodgers ownership struggle See the Statement of Decision. The decision denying Frank McCourt’s claim to sole ownership of the team will be not likely to immediately affect day-to-day operations. He may use additional legal strategies to challenge his ex-wife’s case. By Bill Shaikin along with Carla Hall…

Mediation for the McCourts

Mediation scheduled in McCourt divorce case By GREG RISLING (AP) – 4 days ago LOS ANGELES — Divorce lawyers for Frank along with Jamie McCourt are planning to go into mediation as soon as Friday over who owns the Los Angeles Dodgers, The Associated Press has learned. A person familiar with the case who requested…

Marriage along with Business Don't Mix

Why Spouses Make Lousy Business PartnersBy Stephen J. Dunn, Forbes.comToday Last month I wrote a column for Forbes about the tax reasons of which spouses make lousy business partners. First, business-related tax problems could threaten both spouses’ assets along with credit if they’re partners. Second, if the marriage sours, one spouse might call inside Internal…

Date of Separation as well as Why the item Matters in California

DATE OF SEPARATION: WHY DOES the item MATTER? So why does the item matter? Short answer: California is actually a community property state. In California, the date of separation determines the end of the community. The date of separation matters in division of property as well as in spousal support. PROPERTY DIVISION For example, John…

Debenhams Creates Divorce Registry

Debenhams Creates Divorce Registryby Annie Scott (RSS feed) Jan 19th 2010 at 9:02PM British department store Debenhams features a completely new kind of registry: Divorce. In recent years as I’ve shopped for bachelorette party goodies, I’ve noticed a swell in tacky garb brazenly boasting “Newly Divorced” along with “RIP Marriage,” for themed parties of a…