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.”
In any other state other than New York, the answer is probably yes, 100% of the time, because all other states are “no fault” states which means you don’t have to prove anything other than “incompatibility” or “irreconcilable differences” or some permutation thereto. In New York, you better be prepared to show serious misconduct on […]
Experts are calling on Ruth Madoff to divorce her husband Bernard L. Madoff. We’ve been thinking about that and it gave us the idea for a “fake” divorce. Is there such thing as a fake divorce? Yes, says we at Divorce Saloon. A fake divorce is basically a type of fraud against the court. It […]
So your husband was an “animal” and it is his “fault” the marriage failed; will the court “punish” him?
Wenzel v. Wenzel; Blickstein v. Blickstein; Pagan v. Pagan Okay. I am going to post on case law tonight. It is my least favorite type of post but I think I am due one. BTW, one of the critiques I get about this blog is that it is not “lawyerly” enough. It’s not “serious” enough. […]
Ruth Madoff and Michelle Schrenker are two lovely women whose husbands have done not so lovely things. As a result, both men are facing federal prison. Bernie Madoff, husband of Ruth Madoff is facing prison for pulling off the biggest Ponzi heist in Wall Street history. Marcus Schrenker is facing prison for leaving his private […]
Mental illness can, and often does, destroy a person’s life, and their marriage. The 1976 movie, Sybil, starring Sally Field has been getting much replay and is one of the hot trends on Google this week and it made me start to think about mental illness in the context of divorce, and of custody of […]
Weird Divorce News: The Sherm Stick divorce. Sherm Sticks as a term, and as a drug are new and trendy. What is a sherm stick? I googled the term and found that it meant “cigarettes dipped in PCP or formaldehyde.” That would sound like illegal drug use to me. If a spouse were to use […]
First of all, Tanya Williams should probably read our post “How to divorce a sports star” here: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/how-to-divorce-a-sports-star But, so, the allegations Tanya raised in her divorce petition were a bit disturbing to say the least, and if true, I question whether any court of competent jurisdiction can seriously entertain the idea of giving custody […]
Deborah Madoff: What can she expect now that she has filed for divorce from Bernie Madoff’s son Andrew?
From the looks of things, Deborah Madoff is a discreet homemaker who led a privileged life on the Upper East Side of Manhattan with her multi-millionaire husband. Her only claim to fame is that she happened to marry the son of Bernie Madoff about 17 years ago, setting the stage for her becoming the daughter in law […]
They say all is fair in love and war. But is it appropriate to set honey traps for dear husband? It depends. I mean, you want a divorce and you live in a “fault” state like New York. You know your husband is not going to agree to the divorce for any number of reasons. […]