August 19, 2011

Maria Shriver Files for Divorce, Ending Her 25-year Marriage to Schwarzenegger

Maria Shriver filed for divorce on July 1, 2011, citing "irreconcilable differences" to dissolve her 25-year marriage to former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
January 7, 2011

Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson File for Divorce

Actor Ryan Reynolds, 34, and Actress Scarlett Johansson, 26, announced their separation in early December, and have filed for the divorce in Los Angeles Superior Court just before the Christmas holiday.  The couple wed in a private ceremony in Canada in 2008.  Both sides cite December 14, 2010 as their date of separation.  Neither Reynolds nor Johansson are seeking spousal support.  It has been reported that the couple grew apart under the strain of managing […]
September 10, 2010

L.A. Dodgers Owner’s Divorce Trial

Los Angeles Dodger owner Frank McCourt’s high profile divorce is underway in a Los Angeles County courtroom this week.  The key issue in the case is a marital property agreement signed by the couple in March 2004, just after they purchased the team from News Corp. for about $430 million.  The purpose of the agreement is to shield their seven vacation homes (which were in her name) from creditors and from potential losses related to […]
July 23, 2010

Mel Gibson’s Wife Files for Divorce

Hollywood is buzzing about what could be a blockbuster of a break-up.  After 28 years of marriage, Mel Gibson’s wife, Robyn, has filed for divorce in the Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, April 13, 2008, citing irreconcilable differences.  It has been reported that the couple has been separated nearly three years.  This divorce could be one of the most expensive Hollywood has ever seen, as Mel Gibson is worth more than $900 million and […]