Anatomy Of A (Celebrity) Divorce: Jolie-Pitt Part 1: The Case Filing
201702.20
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Anatomy Of A (Celebrity) Divorce: Jolie-Pitt Part 1: The Case Filing

At the end of the day, celebrities, like the rest of us, experience conflict in their personal relationships. They have similar problems, issues, and concerns when dissolving these relationships. The next series of blogs will examine and review the events of the ongoing divorce of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. The events unfolding in their…

Modifying Alimony In Florida
201702.17
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Modifying Alimony In Florida

A Florida court may award an ex-spouse alimony, or spousal support, in a divorce case. A court may also modify alimony as long as the original divorce decree granted alimony. A Florida court has jurisdiction to make orders affecting a prior award of alimony as equity requires, with due regard to changed circumstances or the financial…

Prince’s Divorce Records Unsealed
201702.16
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Prince’s Divorce Records Unsealed

In January of 2017, records from the Prince’s divorce from Manuela Testolini were unsealed pursuant to court order. The Minneapolis Star Tribune petitioned the court to unseal the files despite Testolini’s objection. Her attorney did not immediately respond to requests from The Associated Press for comment although reportedly she claimed that the disclosure would put her…

Jules Wainstein Says She’s Facing Eviction While Divorce Is Pending
201702.15
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Jules Wainstein Says She’s Facing Eviction While Divorce Is Pending

Real Housewives of New York star, Jules Wainstein, claims she and her minor children are facing eviction from their Gramercy Park townhouse while her estranged husband, Michael, has been living an extravagant lifestyle, vacationing in Florida, hosting “Shabbat parties” and taking flying lessons. Wainstein alleges that Michael Wainstein owes her $20,000 in child support, $33,900 for…

Cuba Gooding Files For Divorce
201702.14
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Cuba Gooding Files For Divorce

After two years, Cuba Gooding Jr. finally responded to his wife’s divorce petition for separation by filing a divorce petition himself. Sara Kapfer, Gooding’s high school sweetheart, filed for legal separation in 2014. The couple, married since 1994, has three children. Gooding is known for a series of memorable roles in the films Boyz n the Hood, Pearl…

Johnny Depp’s Divorce Settles
201702.13
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Johnny Depp’s Divorce Settles

A Los Angeles judge tired of hearing Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s squabbling in their divorce case refused to proceed with requests of both parties for sanctions and depositions and finalized the parties’ divorce. Amber Heard, 22 years Depp’s junior, filed a divorce petition requesting spousal support citing irreconcilable differences. However, it is known that…

Billionaire Bill Ackman To Divorce
201702.10
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Billionaire Bill Ackman To Divorce

At the end of December 2016, billionaire investor Bill Ackman and Karen Ann Herskovitz announced that they were separating. It is expected that they will file a divorce case in early 2017. What is interesting is that the parties do not have a prenuptial agreement and Ackman’s wealth is estimated to be over $1.5 billion, which means that…

Not Using A Divorce Lawyer May Cause Problems: Ask Apollo Nida
201702.08
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Not Using A Divorce Lawyer May Cause Problems: Ask Apollo Nida

When Apollo Nida filed his petition for divorce, he probably didn’t count on spelling errors or forgetting that his wife filed a petition contemporaneously with his filing. Worse, he didn’t plan on receiving an inequitable distribution of the couple’s marital property. Nida filed his petiton pro se from prison and probably now regrets it. “Pro…

201702.03
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The Divorce Of Apollo Nida & Phaedra Parks: Spelling Counts

So how much does spelling really count in a legal matter? According to Apollo Nida, it makes all of the difference. In his divorce case with Phaedra Parks, Nida alleged that Parks failed to spell his name correctly, thus, in his opinion, negating the divorce. Apollo filed his divorce petition pro se from federal prison,…

Tarek El Moussa Files For Divorce One Month After Separation
201702.01
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Tarek El Moussa Files For Divorce One Month After Separation

Just a month after separating from his wife Christina, “Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa has filed for divorce. The El Moussas were two real estate agents trying to survive after the 2008 real estate crash cost them nearly everything. The couple started a business buying foreclosed houses in California and flipping them for a profit…

Full(er) House Star’s Ex-Husband Seeks Award  Of Child Support
201701.30
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Full(er) House Star’s Ex-Husband Seeks Award Of Child Support

Jodie Sweetin, formerly the star of “Full House” and currently the star of “Fuller House” is being sued by her ex-husband for child support of their five-year-old daughter. Sweetin’s ex-spouse, Morty Coyle, claims that she is earning substantially more money than she did at the time of their divorce, and thus, he deserves an award…

Halle Berry’s Divorce Is Final
201701.27
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Halle Berry’s Divorce Is Final

The marriage of Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez is officially over as a decree has been issued in their divorce case. The couple, who married in 2013, has agreed to share joint physical and legal custody of their 3-year-old son Maceo. Berry and Martinez have a prenuptial agreement that governs their property rights in case of divorce. However, at…

Star Wars: Rogue One Star Sued For Divorce One Week After Film’s Opening
201701.25
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Star Wars: Rogue One Star Sued For Divorce One Week After Film’s Opening

Ben Mendelsohn, one of the stars of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” and his wife, Emma Forrest, are divorcing after four-and-a-half years of marriage. Forrest cited irreconcilable differences in her divorce petition filed only seven days after the latest installment of the Star Wars series opened. Mendelsohn, 47, an Australian actor, played the role of Orson Krennic…

Imputing Income To Spouses For Child Support
201612.21
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Imputing Income To Spouses For Child Support

In Florida, a child support obligation is primarily dependent upon the reported incomes of the parents and calculated according to the Florida Child Support Guidelines. Florida courts may order an amount of child support that deviates five (5) percent more or less from the guideline amount. To arrive at this amount, courts consider factors such…