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Before Divorce

Dec 17, 2012 by

You are beginning to consider or are contemplating divorce, or you want to learn more about what is involved, what the laws are in your state, how much it costs, how it will affect your family, whether or not you need one, or how to get started. Divorce 101 Articles Q&A’s Find Local Resources Divorce 101 How to Divorce Going through a divorce is never a pleasant experience, but if you have a clear understanding of the procedure, it can be a new beginning for...

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How Expensive Can a Divorce Get?

Aug 8, 2012 by

A Saudi prince is about to join the exclusive ranks of people with the most expensive divorce cases in history. Saudi Arabian royal family member Sheik Mohammed Al Fassi was held liable for $81 million in a 1983 divorce judgment awarded to then wife, Sheikha Dena Al Fassi (now known as Diana Bilinelli). The $81 million settlement may be a staggering amount, but it is not nearly enough to propel one into the ranks of the top five most expensive divorces of all time. Sheik Al Fassi’s...

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Prenup Requests Increase

Aug 8, 2012 by

There are a lot of different sources of information on marriage, divorce and other family issues in the United States today and the data they deliver can often be viewed in several ways, but one of the most invested groups to study American families has to be the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML). The organization is composed of 1,600 matrimonial attorneys across the country that are committed to improving all aspects of matrimonial law. As practicing attorneys, Academy members are...

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Attorneys All Around

Aug 8, 2012 by

According to TMZ, the celebrity-watching website, Arnold Schwarzenegger is stepping up to the plate and has hired a high-powered divorce attorney as his imminent divorce looms on the horizon. TMZ reports that Arnold has hired the well-known celebrity divorce attorney Robert Kaufman to represent him in the split from his estranged wife Maria Shriver. According to TMZ, people from Arnold’s camp have already approached Shriver’s attorney Laura Wasser about moving forward with...

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Creating Prenups

Aug 8, 2012 by

The use of prenuptial agreements is more common among second and third marriages than for first time unions. That fact is completely understandable in the U.S. today where the divorce rate for first-time marriages is around 50% and the numbers get worse from there. Divorce statistics show that currently around 65% of second marriages and 75% of third marriages will end in divorce in the United States. As people age and accumulate more assets and experience, prenuptial agreements are a good way...

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Creating Prenuptial Agreements

Aug 8, 2012 by

In the last decade, divorce attorneys in the United States have reported a significant increase in the number of requests for the creation of prenuptial agreements for their clients approaching marriage. Just ten years ago prenup agreements were rare and today they have become so common that they are considered a very acceptable way for both spouses to protect assets at any age.  At the same time, divorce attorneys also noted an increase in the number of requests to include pensions and...

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Divorce Attorney Expenses

Aug 8, 2012 by

The divorce laws that govern the processes and rights concerning property, custody, support and alimony are entirely dependant on the state where you live. This means that although the termination of a marriage is the common factor in every divorce, most of the laws governing the details of the process are state specific and can vary a bit. Although there used to be “fault divorces” used in some jurisdictions, all states have now placed “no-fault” divorce laws on...

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Do I Need a Pre-nuptial Agreement?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Everyone in Hollywood has one so should you? Nearly every celebrity who gets married enters into a “pre-nup” or prenuptial agreement to help protect their assets in the event that their marriage ends in divorce.  Clearly, the Donald Trumps of the world need  these types of agreements, but what about the average person who has some assets (or potential assets), but is not likely to make Forbes’ magazines annual 100 wealthiest people list? The truth of the matter is...

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How Much Cash Is Enough?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Apparently Arnold Schwarzenegger feels his estimated net worth of around $400 million is just not quite enough money to handle making any alimony payments to his soon-to-be ex-wife, Maria Shriver. After 25 years of marriage, Maria Shriver filed for a divorce action that will eventually result in a split of the former California Governor’s assets of around $400 million. However, in a new twist, Schwarzenegger recently filed more papers with the California courts indicating that he has no...

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West Coast Divorce

Aug 8, 2012 by

California is a big state with more people than any other in the country; it is also in the news quite often for the numerous celebrity marriages and divorces that take place there. Despite its image as a hotbed of marital distractions, California does not have the highest measured divorce rate in the nation, Nevada wins that contest. However, California could have the highest divorce rate in the country, but it would be a hard statistic to prove, since the state is one of four in the nation,...

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