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Ryan Giggs divorce: ex-footballer to argue his genius before high courtAmicable Divorce: Not Always an Oxymoron (just ask Ben & Jen)Amicable Divorce: Not Always an Oxymoron (just ask Ben & Jen)Sharia Councils and Sexual Abuse in BritainTriple talaq: Muslim law board should take cues from divorce rules in 22 'Islamic nations', not delay reformsWheaton Divorce Attorney Named 2017 Elite LawyerThe £64m divorce that shows English courts recognise each spouse's role in a marriageNew child-custody law lets Ky. children win with shared parentingLawyer in the law library: Divorce and CustodyUsername or email:Queens Divorce and Family Law Attorney Bruce Feinstein, Esq. Speaks About The Impact of Social Media on Divorce'Muslim man divorcing wife without reason, must be socially boycotted … Triple talaq is not the best way but it ...Divorce attorney won't get $600000 he claimed Prince owed himLeast cases of divorce among Muslims – Women's Wing of Muslim Personal Law Board meetingOutdated divorce laws 'send couples into battle'

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Nation's largest men's divorce law firm hires associate attorney Meagan Agne in Edwardsville office
RiverBender.comMarch 31, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE - Cordell & Cordell, the nation's largest domestic litigation firm focusing on representing men in family law cases, recently hired Associate Attorney Meagan Agne in its Edwardsville office (105 W. Vandalia St., Suite 450, Edwardsville, ...more »

Retroactive Application of Revocation-Upon-Divorce Law Violated Constitution's Contract Clause, Eighth Circuit Rules
Daily Report (registration)April 6, 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, reversing a Minnesota district court's decision, has ruled that the retroactive application of a “revocation-upon-divorce” statute to life insurance policies amounted to an impermissible impairment ...more »

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Ryan Giggs divorce: ex-footballer to argue his genius before high court
The GuardianApril 15, 2017

“No judge likes the idea of people spending huge amounts to legally brag about their own self-imagined genius,” said David Ruck, a partner and divorce specialist at law firm Gordon Dadd. “The courts are very reluctant to describe what a special ...more »

Amicable Divorce: Not Always an Oxymoron (just ask Ben & Jen)
Huffington PostApril 14, 2017

What exactly is Collaborative Divorce? In North Carolina, where I practice, Collaborative Law itself is something that is provided by North Carolina General Statute. The statute states that Collaborative Law is “a procedure in which a husband and wife ...more »

Amicable Divorce: Not Always an Oxymoron (just ask Ben & Jen)
Huffington PostApril 14, 2017

What exactly is Collaborative Divorce? In North Carolina, where my firm is based, Collaborative Law itself is something that is provided by North Carolina General Statute. The statute states that Collaborative Law is “a procedure in which a husband and ...more »

Sharia Councils and Sexual Abuse in Britain
Gatestone InstituteApril 14, 2017

This ritual, which is considered a misinterpretation of Islamic sharia law even by extremist Shi'ites and Saudi-style Salafists, is practiced by certain Islamic sects, such as Hanafis, Barelvis and Deobandis. When a husband repeats the Arabic word for ...more »

Triple talaq: Muslim law board should take cues from divorce rules in 22 'Islamic nations', not delay reforms
FirstpostApril 13, 2017

While the Uttar Pradesh government plans to collect the opinion of Muslim women on triple talaq to be presented before the Supreme Court, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) gears up to "do away with the practice in a year-and-a-half".more »

Wheaton Divorce Attorney Named 2017 Elite Lawyer
BenzingaApril 13, 2017

DuPage County Divorce Attorney Anthony Abear is the founding attorney of Abear Law Offices, which was established in 2003. He graduated with his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law in Chicago. Abear concentrates his practice in family law ...more »

The £64m divorce that shows English courts recognise each spouse's role in a marriage
The Times (subscription)April 12, 2017

Pauline Chai's case was, in the words of the judge, “titanic”. It stretched across two hemispheres and four years. At long last, however, a final decision has been reached, with the outcome highlighting England's progressive and fair approach to ...more »

New child-custody law lets Ky. children win with shared parenting
Lexington Herald LeaderApril 12, 2017

Monday, Gov. Matt Bevin signed a revised law affecting temporary child-custody orders — the starting point for divorces. Kentucky's House and Senate unanimously approved the law, which creates a presumption of joint custody and equal parenting time.more »

Lawyer in the law library: Divorce and Custody
St. Helens ChronicleApril 12, 2017

A divorce and custody issues workshop is scheduled to take place from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 12 at the Columbia County Law Library, located at 270 South First Street in St. Helens. The focus will be on custody, parenting plans and best interests ...more »

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BenzingaApril 12, 2017

The Law Offices of Bruce Feinstein has nearly two decades of experience in divorce and family law, helping clients and families resolve their issues and move forward with their lives. If you are thinking of getting married or divorced and want more ...more »

Queens Divorce and Family Law Attorney Bruce Feinstein, Esq. Speaks About The Impact of Social Media on Divorce
PR Web (press release)April 12, 2017

During a divorce case, social media can be used as a way to collect evidence, and it ultimately has a very important impact on everything from alimony and child support to custody. Bruce Feinstein, Esq., shares insight on social media and divorce after ...more »

'Muslim man divorcing wife without reason, must be socially boycotted … Triple talaq is not the best way but it ...
Times of India (blog)April 11, 2017

This should apply to anyone who divorces a Muslim woman without any genuine reason (if you follow the Muslim personal law, there are 17 conditions wherein a divorce can be given). Unfortunately, that's not the case in Hindu marriage law, where only ...more »

Divorce attorney won't get $600000 he claimed Prince owed him
Minneapolis Star TribuneApril 11, 2017

Cousins said he met all requirements to collect the money under Minnesota law. In his order, Eide wrote that Cousins' legal challenge is a dead issue under state law because it was filed “at least 43 days after it was due.” Prince died April 21 of an ...more »

Least cases of divorce among Muslims – Women's Wing of Muslim Personal Law Board meeting
The Siasat DailyApril 11, 2017

Hyderabad: Women's Wing of All Indian Muslim Personal Law Board held a meeting at Jaipur successfully in which more than 20, 000 Muslim women participated. A seminar was held on the rights and challenges Muslim women face. From Hyderabad, Dr.more »

Outdated divorce laws 'send couples into battle'
The Times (subscription)April 10, 2017

Outdated divorce laws that mean someone has to be proved at fault even when a couple agree on the need to separate create a “bidding war” which can escalate into a full court battle, according to a leading family charity. As new research indicates ...more »

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