Monthly Divorce Archives: April 2016

Marriage, divorce and millennials: wedding culture

Marriage, divorce and millennials: wedding culture

“I haven’t got any so far.” “I’ve got one, but I had three last year.” “Three for me, and one’s in... Read More

Divorce in history and culture: Islam

Divorce in history and culture: Islam

  For the majority of the last 1000 years the UK has been a largely Christian nation and, to some degree or other, marriage has been interwoven... Read More

Jo Wood evicts her brother from home she won in divorce

Jo Wood evicts her brother from home she won in divorce

Jo Wood, ex-wife of Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood, won a court battle against her brother earlier this month and he will now be evicted from the home in which he... Read More

Gwen Stefani leaves Gavin Rossdale with less than half in their divorce

Gwen Stefani leaves Gavin Rossdale with less than half in their divorce

Musicians Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale have reached a divorce settlement, with Rossdale receiving less than 50 percent of their riches. Stefani and Rossdale... Read More

An 11M memory lapse: Sugar tycoon forgets to sign own divorce agreement

An $11M memory lapse: Sugar tycoon forgets to sign own divorce agreement

New York sugar tycoon Daniel Rosenblum has been ordered to immediately pay his ex-wife $11 million after a judge rescinded their revised divorce agreement... Read More

Divorce in history and culture: White v White

Divorce in history and culture: White v White

After jumping back hundreds of years for the first blog in this series, this time we’ll only be going back sixteen. The case of White v White ended in... Read More

Marriage, divorce and millennials: Chinas 'leftover women'

Marriage, divorce and millennials: China’s 'leftover women'

Having looked at Singapore and what’s been termed their ‘singles crisis’, for my last in this series, I’m going to examine how... Read More

Joy of Love: Pope Francis Exhortation reveals new approach to divorce and homosexuality

Joy of Love: Pope Francis’ Exhortation reveals new approach to divorce and homosexuality

The Vatican has officially released its post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation today entitled Amoris Laetitia (Joy of Love) which outlines Pope Francis’s... Read More

The Panama Papers and divorce

The Panama Papers and divorce

When it comes to hiding assets with a divorce looming, it seems there is no limits to the lengths some will go to.  The recently uncovered... Read More

Add-back: compensating for financial misconduct

Add-back: compensating for financial misconduct

In March 2016, the court made an interesting decision in respect of the controversial principle of add-back, i.e. the compensation of one of the parties for... Read More