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Monthly Divorce Archives: November 2016

Millionaires ex returns for a larger share 11 years after divorce

Millionaire’s ex returns for a larger share 11 years after divorce

Glen and Nicola Briers divorced in 2002 when Mr Briers’ fashion company, Lydonford Ltd, had an annual turnover of £1 million. Now, 11 years on, the company... Read More

Flying in the face of convention: Amelia Earharts modern prenup

Flying in the face of convention: Amelia Earhart’s modern prenup

Amelia Earhart was remarkable for many reasons. She was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, for which she received the US Distinguished... Read More

Does love Trump politics? Brexit, the US election and divorce

Does love Trump politics? Brexit, the US election and divorce

In July, a despairing Remainer wrote to The Guardian agony aunt Mariella Frostrup regarding the ruinous effect of the EU referendum on her relationship. The... Read More

Fashion victim: Trinny Woodall chased by her late ex-husbands debt

Fashion victim: Trinny Woodall chased by her late ex-husband’s debt

Trinny Woodall, the star of the early 2000s BBC programme What Not to Wear, is being pursued beyond the grave by her ex-husband’s financial troubles.... Read More

Prenups and politics: expect the unexpected

Prenups and politics: expect the unexpected

2016 has marked a year of upheaval and uncertainty. In the year where Donald Trump, the most unlikely of candidates, has been elected as the new President... Read More

Israeli rabbinical authorities detain father over son's refusal to divorce

Israeli rabbinical authorities detain father over son's refusal to divorce

An Israeli rabbinical court has taken punitive measures against an American citizen, who is alleged to be responsible for his son's refusal to grant his... Read More

Brad Pitt challenges Angelina Jolies child custody demands

Brad Pitt challenges Angelina Jolie’s child custody demands

This weekend it was revealed that Brad Pitt has applied for joint physical and legal custody of his six children. This request was included in Mr Pitt’s... Read More

The Home Affairs Sharia councils inquiry: A review so far

The Home Affairs Sharia councils inquiry: A review so far

The Home Affairs inquiry into UK Sharia law councils began this week with evidence-gathering commencing on Tuesday. The Select Committee are focusing the... Read More

Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash claims he was never married during divorce dispute

Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash claims he was never married during divorce dispute

British-American rock star Saul Hudson, known professionally as 'Slash', has appealed to a judge to confirm that his marriage to Perla Ferrar is... Read More

Prenuptial agreement clauses: the good, the bad and the highly unusual

Prenuptial agreement clauses: the good, the bad and the highly unusual

The story of the Saudi groom who asked for a divorce just two hours after tying the knot made headlines when it was revealed in 2016 - and not just because... Read More