Schacter v Schacter – New York big law divorce case: A partner is spared huge alimony obligation due to wife's badmouthing on Internet site

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Lawyer to Lawyer Janice and Ira Schacter are New York divorce lawyers, ostensibly, but it is the husband who made the big bucks. Mr Schacter was is a Partner at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. He was making  big bucks until his estranged wife, apparently bitter about their divorce,  started posting negative comments about him on a popular but …

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UK: Actor John Cleese reprises his "Alimony Tour" where he pokes fun at ex wife Alyce

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Breaking celeb divorce news: Monty Python actor John Cleese brings his successful Oslo “Alimony Tour” in which he pokes fun at ex wife Alyce  – (with jokes such as “what would I have had to pay her if she had actually contributed anything to the relationship) – to the UK. John has had a successful run in Scandinavia, proving …

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CANADA: Quebecoise Billionaire loses case against common law wife – he must pay alimony

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Interesting ruling in Quebec, Canada. An un-named billionaire has been found to owe alimony to a woman he was not “married” to. The woman known as “Lola” (In Canada it is against the law to publish the real names of individuals in a family law matter – and that includes divorce cases) brought suit against …

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SAN FRANCISCO: Jacqueline Getty and Gordon Peter Getty Jr. to divorce – she wants $300k per month alimony

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[GSMITHBOOK] According to TMZ, billionaire grandson of J. Paul Getty, Gordon Peter Getty, Jr.and his wife, Jacqueline, are poised to have a nuclear divorce. The Getty’s have been married about a decade. It is unclear at this time if there is a prenup (I am certain there is) but Jacqueline has filed court papers indicating …

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