A woman didn’t violate the Stored Communications Act when she hacked into her brother-in-law’s personal e-mail in the course of a domestic dispute, the South Carolina Supreme Court has ruled in reinstating a summary judgment.
The valuation of a husband’s professional goodwill in his divorce should not have been limited to the redemption value of the stock he had in his law firm, the Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled in reversing judgment.
Less than one year after Frank and Jamie McCourt reached a settlement in their contentious divorce proceedings, the couple is back in court.
An Arizona court has decided that the valuation of a lawyer’s professional goodwill is not limited to his stock redemption value in his law firm.
A husband in a divorce case could not be ordered to cooperate with his wife in obtaining life insurance on his own life in order to secure his child support payments, the Kansas Supreme Court has ruled in reversing judgment.
A guardian had standing to seek a dissolution of her ward’s marriage, the Illinois Supreme Court has ruled in reversing judgment.
An Ohio lawyer is being sued in federal court for allegedly conspiring to use evidence acquired through illegal electronic surveillance to win her client’s divorce case.
A wife’s transfer of her share of the marital residence in her divorce case was properly set aside as a fraudulent transfer when she subsequently filed for bankruptcy, the 6th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel has ruled in affirming judgment.
Divorce attorneys are still reporting an increase in requests for postnuptial agreements, according to a new poll by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML).
Most lawyers would choose to walk barefoot over red-hot coals before taking a side in their parents’ divorce case. But one Nevada lawyer has taken the dubious step of actually representing his father against his mother.
And as incredible as it may seem, the lawyer somehow managed to beat back his mother’s attempt to get him disqualified from the case.