Spousal abuse is very common in America and around the world. Women are more often the victim than men. Sometimes it ends tragically for the woman in that she is killed. But sometimes it is the woman who kills her abuser. Consider the story of Wendy Maldonado. Wendy Maldonado was an abused wife and one […]
I was reading this article about how polls show that family leave pay is a huge issue for voters this year. Apparently people – women in particular – between the ages of 40 – 64 really think this is a huge issue for them in this presidential election. They want it to be law that […]
When Real Housewives of New York star Ramona Singer announced her divorce after a two-decade + marriage, it got me to thinking that reality shows are intrinsically bad for marriages. This is true not just for Real Housewives but for all participants in reality shows. There are so many examples of this: pop stars like Jessica […]
Are women greedy about the money in divorce actions? Well put it this way: in divorce actions both party are looking out for their Financial interests. It is war and if they have to fight dirty, they do because neither party wants to be left with “less.” The thing that works against women is that usually the husband makes most of the money in the marriage
If marriage is a contract, the engagement ring is a conditional contract. An engagement ring basically says, “you keep this on the condition that you marry me but you return it if you don’t.”
So our money is on stay at home moms as having a tougher time with a divorce (especially when there are kids involved) than a working outside the home mom. What do you think?
For some people, the marriage is over before they even consult with the divorce attorney and the right time for them is that moment when they realize, you know what, this marriage has irretrievably broken down and it is time to take this ring off.
French women are sexual and sexy and everybody pretty much concurs that this is a fact. These days a lot of them are divorcees as the divorce rate in France, while holding steady in recent years, is still much higher than it was before no fault divorce laws were enacted circa whenever that was. […]
Hallo there! I was just reading on Huffpost this morning (been a long time!) that a woman was booked recently for trying to cut off her hubby’s family jewels. I didn’t read the entire story but you can find it here: http://banning-beaumont.patch.com/articles/booking-photo-released-of-woman-who-tried-to-cut-off-husband-s-penis#c I guess my big question is, if a man drives you that crazy, […]
I heard about this from John Bolch across the pond and he apparently got it from the Family Law Professor Blog that this Florida law firm, Leigh James & Associates, brands themselves as the law firm that represents men in divorce and family law cases. They DO NOT represent women. Their marketing materials say “Men […]
Latest news about women and divorce: Women hit harder by divorce than men (especially financially) A recent report by ABC news posits that women are hit harder by divorce than men. Especially economically. For some reason, after a divorce (this is hardly a big shock) women have fewer financial resources than they did during marriage and their […]
Myanese divorcees with children part of a small elite to be exempt from new mandatory draft Starting soon, the government of Myanmar will institute a mandatory draft according to Associated Press reports. The new law was enacted last November but has not yet been activated. It is, however, expected to be enforced shortly. Until now, […]
Associated Press reports that the state of Utah has only about 25% women owned businesses and many of these women started their business out of “sheer panic” after a divorce. The reason given for this is that most of Utah practices the Mormon religion and women in that religion are encouraged to be stay at […]
BRITAIN: In Britain, middle-aged broads between the ages of 45 and 54 are seeing a surge in personal bankruptcies due to divorce and the persistent bad economic climate around the world. Divorce Online Blog reported that studies are showing this alarming trend. It seems as more women start their own companies (which invariable go bust […]
There was an article recently that got a lot of press about the types of jobs with the highest divorce rates. Turns out, lawyers don’t make the top fifteen. Which is probably one of the most redeeming things I’ve heard about lawyers lately. Indeed, the jobs with the highest divorce rates include: dancers & choreographers […]