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Monthly Divorce Archives: August 2016

Jhene Aiko files for divorce

Jhene Aiko files for divorce

Singer Jhene Aiko filed for divorce from music producer husband Oladipo Omishore, professionally known as 'Dot da Genius' earlier this month, a move... Read More

Husband seeks deviation from sharing principle, claims wealth is pre-marital

Husband seeks deviation from sharing principle, claims wealth is pre-marital

In the case of MCJ v MAJ EWHC 1672 (Fam), a husband sought to deviate from the sharing principle on the basis that his wealth had accrued before the marriage... Read More

A modern approach to splitting up

A modern approach to splitting up

The end of the summer is always peak time for breakups. And now, more than ever, couples are looking for fast and amicable ways to get divorced. Couples can... Read More

Johnny Depp v Amber Heard how society's mistrust of women plays out in family courts

Johnny Depp v Amber Heard: how society's mistrust of women plays out in family courts

When we first reported on Amber Heard’s split from Johnny Depp in May, it was very similar to a great number of celebrity divorces. By the time they... Read More

The impact of divorce on children and how to mitigate it

The impact of divorce on children and how to mitigate it

A recent opinion piece published in The Guardian suggested that there has been no change to the psychological toll of divorce on children since the turn of the... Read More

Johnny Depp & Amber Heard reach divorce settlement

Johnny Depp & Amber Heard reach divorce settlement

Johnny Depp, who is reportedly worth $200 million, and Amber reached a divorce settlement yesterday. The breakdown of their marriage has been one of... Read More

Silver splitters  are causing family inheritance disputes

“Silver splitters ” are causing family inheritance disputes

Divorces in the over 60s – the so called “silver splitters” – are said to be the cause of a significant number of disputes amongst families when it... Read More

Tennis star Chris Evert says menopause influenced her divorce

Tennis star Chris Evert says menopause influenced her divorce

Chris Evert, former world number one tennis player, has opened up about her 2006 divorce from Olympic skier Andy Mill, saying her menopause played a part in... Read More

Mary J Blige files for divorce from her manager Martin Kendu Isaacs

Mary J Blige files for divorce from her manager Martin ‘Kendu’ Isaacs

Mary J Blige has announced her intention to divorce her husband and manager Martin ‘Kendu’ Isaacs, citing irreconcilable differences. The pair married 12... Read More

Amy Poehler and Will Arnett finalise divorce

Amy Poehler and Will Arnett finalise divorce

Amy Poehler and Will Arnett's divorce has been finalised by a judge nearly four years after the comedians separated. The pair married in August 2003 and... Read More