May 24, 2012

Pet Custody and Divorce

In a 2006 survey by the 1,600-member American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a quarter of respondents said pet custody cases had increased noticeably since 2001. Although an official survey has not been taken since 2001, matrimonial lawyers have continued to see a growth as much as 15% over the last five years.
February 21, 2012

Beyoncé & Jay – Z build family with first baby

Beyoncé and Jay-Z have welcomed their first child into their family, little girl nmed Blue Ivy Carter. No official announcement has been made as to whether the couple is actually married now.
February 14, 2012

South Carolina Couple Forced to Give Up Daughter

Charleston, South Carolina couple, Matt and Melanie Capobianco, were forced to turn over their 2-year-old adopted daughter to her biological father. The custody battle began just after Veronica Capobianco turned 4 months old.
January 31, 2012

Lebron James Engaged To Long Term Girlfriend

Miami Heat superstar Lebron James proposed to his long term girlfriend on New Year’s Eve at a dinner party hosted by a teammate in South Beach, Miami Florida. The NBA star, 27, proposed to his longtime girlfriend Savannah Brinson, his high school sweetheart.
July 26, 2011

Man Sues Ex – Girlfriend For $11 Million

Plaintiff, Ilich Jorquera, is suing ex - girlfriend Carla Pimentel for $11 million in Queens Supreme Court, because he claims she ran away with their two-year-old Schnauzer named Guapo after they broke up.
August 30, 2010

Trial Begins For Actress Accused Of Fraudulent Marriage

Authorities have charged a Mexican born actress and her US citizen husband with entering into a fraudulent marriage to gain permanent resident status in the United States. Assistant U.S. Attorney James Left showed a picture of Fernanda Romero and Kent Ross on their wedding day but said the appearance was deceptive. Left states that, “It was a sham marriage.” Romero and Ross have each pleaded not guilty to charges of marriage fraud and making false […]
August 19, 2010

When Sperm Siblings Connect Domestic Relations Becomes Relevant

Over the last decade, sperm donor conception has blossomed due to the growing diversity of American families formed by adoption, divorces, single mothers and same-sex couples. Studies estimate 30,000 to 60,000 children are born each year with the help of donated sperm.  Anonymity in sperm donations, however, is decreasing as donor children find one another on the web through the Donor Sibling Registry online.  The Registry is a voluntary website that matches donor siblings based on […]