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Monthly Divorce Archives: June 2017

Janet Jackson and multi-millionaire husband begin divorce proceedings in the Hig...

On 1 May 2017, singer Janet Jackson uploaded a video to YouTube announcing that she that she has separated from her husband, multi-millionaire businessman Wissam Al Mana. In the video she… Read More

Are your Dux in a row? What case law can teach us about Duxbury calculations

Since the decision in the eponymous case in 1987, courts have been using Duxbury calculations to decide on spousal maintenance between parties who want a clean break. However, as every ca… Read More

Court of Appeal departs from equal sharing principle for successful business wom...

The Court of Appeal has taken the significant step in departing from the “sharing principle” established by the House of Lords in Read More

Divorce proceedings and financial disputes to be separated

Divorce proceedings and any financial remedy proceedings are going to be 'de-linked' and pursued separately in a move set to streamline the family court system nationwide and save weeks o… Read More

Sir Christopher Hohn to pay ex-wife’s charity £282m in landmark ruling

The hedge fund boss of a children’s charity has been ordered to pay his ex-wife’s own charity £282 million. In 2014, Sir Christopher Hohn, knighted for services to phila… Read More

Mary J. Blige to pay husband $30k a month in spousal support

A judge has ordered American singer Mary J. Blige to pay her estranged husband Martin 'Kendu' Isaacs $30,000 per month in temporary spousal support, in the latest chapter of the pair… Read More