Valuing a Business in a Divorce

A Physical Separation is NOT a Divorce!!

March 23, 2024

Mr. Jones was in court today. He was not happy to hear the judge’s preliminary thoughts.  His wife, who he has not lived with for 22 years, would likely be entitled to half his retirement and half the equity in his home. “How is she entitled to half of the things I earned during our…
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Aquaman Doesn’t Drown in Divorce Paperwork

March 15, 2024

Jason Momoa, better known as Aquaman, filed for divorce from Lisa Bonet last week and was divorced the next day! This is a refreshing change from some grueling celebrity divorces that seem like they’ll never end (I’m looking at you, Kevin Costner). It seems like every divorce you hear about involves contentious litigation that lasts…
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Married in Vegas. Do You Divorce in Vegas?

February 8, 2024

The Clark County Marriage Bureau has issued more than 5 million marriage licenses.  Making Las Vegas the wedding capital of the world.   More marriages have been performed in Las Vegas than any other city in the world.   However, getting married in Vegas does not mean you can get divorced in Vegas.  Not everything that happens…
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Will Smith and Corey Feldman Are Not Divorcing; They Are Separated!

November 4, 2023

No, Will Smith and Corey Feldman are not Hollywood’s newest couple calling it quits. But they both have something in common. Corey Feldman (known for Goonies and Stand By Me) recently filed for a “Legal Separation” from his wife, Courtney Mitchell.    We want to compare this to the recent news Will Smith (known for slapping…
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Why Don’t You Go Divorce Yourself!!!

September 28, 2023

Sofi Maure, an internet influence, got attention when she married herself.  Sofi tweeted, “Today, in the most spurious moments of my life, I bought a wedding dress and cooked a wedding cake to marry myself.”  Sadly, after only 24 hours of marital bliss, she tweeted she was getting divorced. Marriage to yourself can’t be easy….
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DeSantis Makes Unprecedented Changes to Alimony

September 4, 2023

Florida, and Governor DeSantis, just became the only state to eliminate lifetime alimony awards.   Is this a good law or just a political maneuver to gain voter support? Alimony, often called spousal support, is a payment from one spouse to another after the divorce.   The public policy behind alimony is one spouse earned a career…
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Barbie’s Dreamhouse, or Ken’s Mojo Dojo Casa House. Divorce Lawyers Chime In.

August 16, 2023

Does Ken Own Barbie’s Dreamhouse? Ken and Barbie might set a record for the longest-running relationship without getting married in history. They began dating 62 years ago but have never taken the plunge. Some speculate that Barbie isn’t happy about this and has been pushing for marriage; after all, she owns several wedding gowns. Strangely,…
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Heartbreak at the Real Yellowstone Ranch! Costner Surprised by Divorce.

June 23, 2023

Kevin Costner was recently blindsided when he was served with divorce papers from his wife of 18 years, Christine Baumgartner. Costner’s agent informed the press the divorce wasn’t a mutual decision. Kevin is stunned Christine filed for a divorce. Christine has pulled a move we have learned to expect from  Costner’s Yellowstone character, John Dutton….
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Should Ted Lasso (Jason Sudeikis) be Red Carded for Serving Olivia Wilde Custody Papers While She Was On Stage?

May 17, 2023

Jason Sudeikis, known for his infamous role as soccer coach Ted Lasso, is going through a custody case with actress Olivia Wilde.  They have never been married.  They have two children, Otis and Daisy.   They have been co-parenting since 2020, without a court order.  That all changed recently. Jason filed a custody action in court. …
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Sharon Stone Loses Custody Over Sex Movie

April 15, 2023

Sharon Stone recently blamed losing custody of her son to the role she played in Basic Instinct. Lasting Repercussions of a Split Second In 1992, Sharon Stone played the femme fatale role in Basic Instinct. Best remembered by a single scene in which Sharon uncrossed her legs for “1/16th” of a second.  Revealing she was…
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