SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES V. L. v. E. L., ET AL: A same-sex couple fight over custody & adoption

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In this case, the Supreme Court was petitioned to determine if a lesbian woman had any parental rights over her former lesbian spouse’s biological children. The lesbian couple were married in the state of Georgia and one partner (prior to marriage) had 3 children by in vitro. The other partner subsequently adopted the children and …

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In Frances v Frances, the NY Appellate Division Opines that Financial Settlements Must Contain Precise Language to be Enforced

In Francis v Francis, the wife appealed a decision in the lower court which required her to pay her husband 50 percent of the refund from their joint tax return. The problem is that the settlement agreement contained no language about her husband getting 50 percent of the return and so the wife helped herself …

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Is your divorce lawyer over-charging you? Seriously, Are Divorce Lawyers over-billing their Clients?

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Are Divorce Lawyers over-charging Their Clients? There is no denying that for some divorce lawyers over-charging their clients is no big deal. They do it routinely as a matter of fact. It is as if for some divorce lawyers over-charging just comes with the territory. Are you one of those people who feel that their …

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Resnik v. Coulson: Was Top Divorce Lawyer Raoul Felder Sexist against husband's pregnant girlfriend

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In Brooklyn Supreme Court, an interesting divorce is unfolding between Anne Resnik, the daughter and heir of a former Philip Morris executive, and a guy named Crocker Coulson. So according to the Post the couple in contention had a “no paramour” clause in their prenup and it appears and she went to court – Brooklyn Supreme …

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