Marc Leder on how divorce can turn a private equity CEO into a “buck wild” Hugh Hefner

A few publications have said he went on a “tear” after Lisa cheated on him and now he is just completely buck wild and out of control with the amount of partying he does and the characters who regularly come to roost

A few publications have said he went on a “tear” after Lisa cheated on him and now he is just completely buck wild and out of control with the amount of partying he does and the characters who regularly come to roost

How to divorce a CEO: Issues in the CEO divorce

There are other issues on the other side of this coin. Because actually it is not just the wives but the shareholders of the companies these CEOs manage also have headaches relating to this CEO divorce. I was reading recently about the “impact of CEO divorce on shareholders.”

There are other issues on the other side of this coin. Because actually it is not just the wives but the shareholders of the companies these CEOs manage also have headaches relating to this CEO divorce. I was reading recently about the “impact of CEO divorce on shareholders.”

Mark Madoff’s first divorce reveals…(with suicide update)

Mark Madoff’s divorce and suicide Mark Madoff,eldest son of Bernie (“Ponzi”) Madoff, was worth $8 million dollars back in 2000 when he divorced his first wife Susan. This according to Greenwich Roundup.  But why does this matter? He is now happily remarried to one Stephanie Mikesell and they run a tax exempt foundation or two. … Continue reading “Mark Madoff’s first divorce reveals…(with suicide update)”

Jamie Dimon and Judith Kent Dimon: A marriage of equals a divorce of unequals?

The last I heard about the Dimons is that he has throat cancer. This was very sad news. But I have not heard of any marital strife to this day as I sit here in 2014 updating this post that was first written in whenever it was. The issues remain the same though. If this were to ever turn into a “CEO divorce”

The last I heard about the Dimons is that he has throat cancer. This was very sad news. But I have not heard of any marital strife to this day as I sit here in 2014 updating this post that was first written in whenever it was. The issues remain the same though. If this were to ever turn into a “CEO divorce”

NEW YORK: Is Rosie O’Donnell getting divorced from Kelli Carpenter? If so, what are the legal issues?

“Rosie O’Donnell and Kelli Carpenter were one of the most famous married gay couples. But as of Tuesday, they are couples no more.” That, if true, raises some legal questions. Such as: CAN THEY GET A DIVORCE IN NEW YORK? New York, unlike Massachusetts and a number of other states, does not allow same-sex marriages. But … Continue reading “NEW YORK: Is Rosie O’Donnell getting divorced from Kelli Carpenter? If so, what are the legal issues?”

NEW YORK: Diary of Asha Pabla Day Four: Is there going to be any money left?

  Dear Diary, My husband’s firm, Galleon Group, is in deep  trouble. He doesn’t say this but I can see it in his eyes.  His people expect to be out of business before the end of the month. I read on a blog that he’s “toast” by the end of the week, that everybody will pull … Continue reading “NEW YORK: Diary of Asha Pabla Day Four: Is there going to be any money left?”

Military pensions and divorce

By New York Divorce Attorney: Back in May, I put this post in draft intending to get back to it in a few days of putting it up. Well, it’s October now, five months later and I am only now pulling it out. And that is only because I found this post by a Kentucky … Continue reading “Military pensions and divorce”

FLORIDA: Lisa Leder on why being a cougar has nothing to do with getting half the marital assets when you divorce

She’s an alleged cougar who “went off the reservation” (George David quote about his wife Marie Douglas and I thought it was really original so I’m using it now), and now some people feel that Lisa Leder should not get half the marital assets as a divorce settlement from her mogul husband, Marc Leder, equity … Continue reading “FLORIDA: Lisa Leder on why being a cougar has nothing to do with getting half the marital assets when you divorce”

Lisa Leder on divorce & business valuation for dummies

Business Valuation for dummies. Let’s ask Lisa Leder (she’s no dummy) to help us analyze how much her equitable share of Sun Capital Partners is worth. Divorce Saloon: Lisa, in your estimation, what is the value of Marc’s company and what should you get as an equitable share in the divorce settlement? Lisa Leder: The VALUATION … Continue reading “Lisa Leder on divorce & business valuation for dummies”

FLORIDA: Sun Capital Partners is equity firm of the year, 2009 but will Lisa Leder (Marc Leder’s wife) get an equity stake in the divorce?

Sure Sun Capital Partners was the hottest firm in Boca Raton in the 90’s but they’ve been laying off people and having serious cash flow problems. That makes me worry for Lisa Leder wife of Marc Leder who holds 50% equity stake in the company. Lisa says the company is worth in the hundreds of … Continue reading “FLORIDA: Sun Capital Partners is equity firm of the year, 2009 but will Lisa Leder (Marc Leder’s wife) get an equity stake in the divorce?”

Billionaire Brit Slavica Ecclestone a self-made divorcee

Across the pond, folks know how to celebrate divorce with panache. Just ask Slavica Ecclestone, ex wife of Formula One billionaire Bernie Ecclestone. She just purchased a 35 million pound gulf stream jet (reportedly bigger than her husband’s if you believe John Bolch of Family Lore Blog) so that she can jet to her favorite … Continue reading “Billionaire Brit Slavica Ecclestone a self-made divorcee”

NJ Governor Jim McGreevey lied during his divorce depositions; now he has to pay his ex-wife $50K post-judgment

I am not exactly stunned to hear that, in fact, former NJ govornor Jim McGreevey had not been totally honest during his divorce testimony a couple of years ago when he divorced his second wife Dina Matos following the eruption of the scandalous revelation that he was a “gay American” and had had a scandalous gay … Continue reading “NJ Governor Jim McGreevey lied during his divorce depositions; now he has to pay his ex-wife $50K post-judgment”

What happens if your spouse dies in the middle of the divorce action? Do you get equitable distribution?

EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION; INTERVIVOS GIFTS; PROBATE; FORCED SHARE; ELECTIVE SHARE  If your spouse croaks in the midst of your divorce (and you had $43 million bucks on the line) do you still get it? The short answer to that question is no. If your spouse dies before the judge has adjudicated the marriage caput? The divorce … Continue reading “What happens if your spouse dies in the middle of the divorce action? Do you get equitable distribution?”

NEW YORK: If Ruth did divorce Bernie, what is the value of the marital assets she wants a piece of?

So, the Madoffs were not billionaires. I was reading on Reuters just now, that the Madoffs were worth in excess of $800 million as of the day before he was jailed. $800 million is nothing to sneeze at, of course. But in the grand scheme of things, when you compare them to a guy like … Continue reading “NEW YORK: If Ruth did divorce Bernie, what is the value of the marital assets she wants a piece of?”

GUILTY! JAIL! Madoff enters guilty plea and is carted off to jail. Can Ruth sue her husband for wasting marital assets?

Bernard Madoff pleads guilty AND SENT TO JAIL!!! What will Ruth do now? Well, I guess Ira-genie-in-a-bottle-Sorkin couldn’t pull this one off. He just handed his client over the the feds, hook, line and sinker. My God. Wasn’t there anything he could have done but this? He let his client plead guilty to EVERYTHING. I … Continue reading “GUILTY! JAIL! Madoff enters guilty plea and is carted off to jail. Can Ruth sue her husband for wasting marital assets?”