Is the "Divorce Industry" to blame?: Why ALL divorcing couples should represent themselves in court

Gwyneth Paltrow engaged

IS THE DIVORCE INDUSTRY TO BLAME?: Notwithstanding what such a thing would do to the “livelihood” of divorce lawyers, divorce judges, court evaluators, private investigators, forensics accountants, guardian ad litems, mediators, child psychologists and their progeny, I have started to believe that all divorcing parties should represent themselves in a divorce – even if it means going …

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CONNECTICUT: Peter McKenna v. Roberta Delente (on appeal court says prenup enforceable, etc.)

avoid paying alimony

This Connecticut case raised the age old question of how to get out of a properly executed prenup. The court of appeals basically decided, you can’t. Roberta Delente, 42, was a Brazilian model who was married to Peter McKenna, a partner in a law firm. The two executed a prenup 5 days prior to their …

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TENNESSEE: What are the divorce laws in Tennessee and how will they impact Al and Tipper Gore's divorce?

parallel parenting

DIVORCE TENNESSEE STYLE – It’s my first post of the day as I’ve been communing with my cat who is unwell. Actually, I took him to be “put down” on Saturday and then I realized, hey, what the eff are you doing? This little creature may be sick but he can see and hear and …

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TEXAS: Sandra Bullock files for divorce in Austin Texas, not Los Angeles, CA: A look at divorce in Texas v. California

DIVORCING WITH A COOP

Academy Award Winner Sandra Bullock has filed for divorce and is proceeding with the adoption of an infant boy, Louis Bardot Bullock, even though she’s living in Los Angeles. Question: Why did she file in Austin Texas even though she’s got a home in Hollywood? Well, for one thing, she also has a residence in …

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