24 07, 2017

The Decline of Marriage Is Hitting Vegas Hard

By | 2017-07-24T21:54:06+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Decline of Marriage Is Hitting Vegas Hard Working-class troubles mean fewer weddings in the marriage capital. Roland August has officiated at thousands of weddings in Las Vegas, the self-proclaimed capital of “I do.” But these days August—who often presides dressed as Elvis Presley—has a rare vantage point from which to observe the nation’s long [...]

17 05, 2017

What Counts As ‘Cheating’ In the Digital Age?

By | 2017-05-17T22:23:41+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tara and her husband, Michael (not their real names), recently came to see me after -- as she described it -- "infidelity." He was searching for other women online, she said. Yet Michael claimed that he hadn't done anything wrong and that he would never cheat on his wife. When I began asking the couple [...]

7 04, 2017

Harry Macklowe’s wife ‘holds all the cards’ in $2 billion divorce

By | 2017-04-07T18:21:26+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

While billionaire New York developer Harry Macklowe is cracking old wife jokes outside divorce court, his estranged wife, Linda, appears to be holding all the cards. A source with knowledge of their $2 billion divorce says the majority of their marital assets — including their billion-dollar art collection, which includes works by Franz Kline, Gerhard Richter [...]

7 04, 2017

Five ways to bulletproof your estate plan

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:49+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The hit podcast "S-Town," which was downloaded more than 10 million times in its first four days, highlighted the importance of having a will. While that's a good first step for anyone, estate planning is more than just wills. It is an entire strategy to protect you and your spouse in retirement and leave a [...]

7 04, 2017

Up to 100,000 Taxpayers Compromised in Fafsa Tool Breach, I.R.S. Says

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:49+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Internal Revenue Service said on Thursday that the personal data of as many as 100,000 taxpayers could have been compromised through a scheme in which hackers posed as students using an online tool to apply for financial aid. The breach may be the most extensive since 2015, when thieves gained access to the tax [...]

7 04, 2017

Surviving divorce after 50

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:49+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

If you're going through a divorce later in life you're not alone — it's actually a growing trend, leading researchers to coin the phase "Gray Divorce." The divorce rate among adults over age 50 doubled between 1990 and 2014, according to the National Center for Family & Marriage Research. For those over 65, divorces tripled [...]

5 04, 2017

Harry Macklowe laughs after offering wife $1B to go away

By | 2017-04-05T17:07:26+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A New York developer is willing to give up half of his $2 billion fortune just to end his messy divorce case — and he can’t stop laughing about it. Developer Harry Macklowe, 79, was in a joking mood outside a Manhattan civil courtroom Tuesday as he talked about handing his wife, Linda Macklowe, a [...]

4 04, 2017

A.I. Is Doing Legal Work. But It Won’t Replace Lawyers, Yet.

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:50+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Impressive advances in artificial intelligence technology tailored for legal work have led some lawyers to worry that their profession may be Silicon Valley’s next victim. But recent research and even the people working on the software meant to automate legal work say the adoption of A.I. in law firms will be a slow, task-by-task process. [...]

3 04, 2017

Zynga billionaire Mark Pincus embroiled in big-money divorce

By | 2017-04-03T22:23:46+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mark Pincus, the billionaire Zynga founder and early Facebook and Twitter investor, is embroiled in what could be a wildly expensive Silicon Valley divorce. His beautiful wife, Alison Gelb Pincus, the co-founder of One Kings Lane, which sold to Bed Bath & Beyond for $30 million last year, has filed for divorce in San Francisco, [...]

22 02, 2017

6 Signs Your Spouse Has Checked Out Of Your Marriage

By | 2017-02-22T16:29:10+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When your spouse isn’t interested in doing the “work” of marriage, it’s easy to feel powerless. But all isn’t lost, said Jeannie Ingram, a couples therapist based in Nashville, Tennessee. “The relationship doesn’t have to end,” she told HuffPost. “The truth is, all relationships need tuning up from time to time.” Below, Ingram and other experts share the [...]