Monthly Archives: January 2012

Divorced Men More Likely to Re-Marry than Women, Study Finds

According to a new study, men are twice as likely as women to wed again after a divorce. The study surveyed 2,000 adults was enacted to coincide with the DVD release of Crazy, Stupid, Love. 47 percent of divorced men surveyed said they were eager to wed again, compared to 20 percent of divorced females. More men… [...]

Minnesota Divorce: Interested Third Party

Parents have a fundamental right to raise and care for their child under the U.S. Constitution. The courts have repeatedly held that child custody can only be removed from a parent for “grave” and “weighty” reasons. So how can a person who is not the parent of a child, gain custody of a child? One way… [...]

Kobe and Vanessa Bryant Begin Dividing Assets in Divorce

Kobe Bryant’s divorce from his wife Vanessa is not yet finalized, but the wheels are in motion. Vanessa Bryant filed for divorce in December. The reason for the split was listed as “irreconcilable differences.” The two have apparently avoided a court battle by resolving their dispute privately. The couple has begun to distribute their assets. Last week,… [...]

Study Shows Link Between Divorce & Early Death

A new study by the University of Arizona found that divorced adults are 23 percent more likely to die early than married couples. The study in question was actually a study of studies. This “meta-study” analyzed 32 studies published over the last 27 years in 11 countries. The authors of the study found that divorce risks are similar to… [...]

Russell Brand, Katie Perry Divorce Could Lead to $20 Million Settlement

The couple decided not to sign a pre-nuptial agreement prior to their marriage. California law states that a couple must split their earnings in half if no pre-nup exists. This could work in Brand’s favor, as Perry’s net worth is estimated at over $40 million. Russell Brand may be entitled to a $20 million dollar payout from… [...]