Monthly Divorce Archives: June 2016

Woman denied parental rights in same-sex divorce case

Woman denied parental rights in same-sex divorce case

Circuit Judge McMillan caused controversy this month after denying a woman parental rights over her daughter, born through artificial insemination, in a... Read More

Dennis and Kimberly Quaid to divorce: third time lucky?

Dennis and Kimberly Quaid to divorce: third time lucky?

Actor Dennis Quaid and his wife Kimberly are beginning divorce proceedings for the third time, TMZ reports. The couple wed in 2004, and welcomed fraternal... Read More

No-fault divorce: preventing denigration on marriage breakdown

No-fault divorce: preventing denigration on marriage breakdown

Once again headlines report a celebrity couple obtaining a “quickie divorce”. Jeremy Kyle and wife of 13 years, Carla Kyle, were apparently... Read More

Mariah Carey puts wedding on hold as ex-husband refuses to sign divorce papers

Mariah Carey puts wedding on hold as ex-husband refuses to sign divorce papers

Nick Cannon is reportedly refusing to sign papers to finalise his divorce to singer Mariah Carey, leading her to delay her wedding to wealthy businessman... Read More

Judge orders return of children to Canada, offers guidelines for practitioners on cross-jurisdictional cases

Judge orders return of children to Canada, offers guidelines for practitioners on cross-jurisdictional cases

Mr Justice MacDonald, sitting in the Royal Courts of Justice, has ordered the return of two children to their father in Canada after determining that... Read More

Removal to Pakistan did not cause a child to lose her habitual residence, court rules

Removal to Pakistan did not cause a child to lose her habitual residence, court rules

Earlier this year, the Supreme Court allowed an appeal by the non-biological mother of a child, as they held that the unilateral removal of the child to... Read More

Khloe Kardashian files for divorce from Lamar Odom again

Khloe Kardashian files for divorce from Lamar Odom – again

Late last month, reality star Khloe Kardashian filed for divorce for the second time in her marriage to former NBA Lamar Odom. According to court documents, Ms... Read More

Palestinian woman forced to divorce ex-detainee to seek cancer treatment

Palestinian woman forced to divorce ex-detainee to seek cancer treatment

In Gaza, Sameera Al-Shawmra was frequently stopped by Israeli soldiers en route to the hospital where she was seeking cancer treatment. She was often... Read More

Billionaire real estate magnate Harry Macklowe to divorce wife of 57 years

Billionaire real estate magnate Harry Macklowe to divorce wife of 57 years

Harry Macklowe, the New York billionaire currently developing the world’s tallest residential skyscraper, is divorcing his wife after nearly six decades of... Read More

Accounting firm advertised hiding clients wealth in the Isle of Man during divorce proceedings

Accounting firm advertised hiding clients’ wealth in the Isle of Man during divorce proceedings

Canadian accounting firm KPMG offered to use offshore accounts in the Isle of Man to hide its wealthy clients’ assets from ex-spouses, reported the CBC. The... Read More