Most business owners take great pride in the work they put into their businesses, because for them, their business may be their biggest investment and largest source of income. It's understandable then that they would have questions and concerns about their business holdings, especially in the event of divorce.
The divorce between Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries may soon be finalized as a Los Angeles judge has set a trial date for May. The long contested divorce process has lasted for over a year and half since the couple separated.
In late December, the divorce of astronaut Buzz Aldrin and his third wife, Lois Driggs Cannon, became final. According to media reports, the high-asset divorce settlement orders Aldrin to make a large lump sum payment to his ex-wife as well as pay significant amounts in monthly spousal support. Cannon will also have a claim to much of his future income.
It was recently announced that reality television star Kim Kardashian is pregnant with the child of her long-term boyfriend, hip-hop star Kanye West. Kardashian quickly confirmed the rumors, stating that she is about three months pregnant and due in June. And while West, Kardashian and her family have been vocally joyful about the impending birth of the child, there is one small detail that appears to have been overlooked in many media reports: Kardashian is still married to Kris Humphries.
It is unlikely that many of our Atlanta blog readers look up to musicians, movie stars and other celebrities as models of solid, happy, lasting relationships and marriages. In fact, most Georgia residents can probably name several of the rich and famous who have been married and divorced multiple times.
After nearly a decade of marriage, former heavyweight boxer Evander Holyfield and his wife have divorced, according to entertainment media reports. Their divorce was finalized in Georgia family court last month, almost nine years to the day from the couple's wedding day and two years after the divorce petition was filed. They have two children together.
It is likely that many of our Atlanta readers were unsurprised by the announcement that the marriage of actors Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes will end in divorce. But regardless of your opinion of the Cruise-Holmes union, it will probably be interesting to see how their divorce plays out.
A member of the Atlanta Braves baseball team has reportedly separated with his wife, according to a report in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. If the separation ends in divorce, it will be the second split for third baseman Chipper Jones, who went through a very public split with his first wife in 1998. Likely remembering that situation, it appears that Jones will attempt to handle this separation as privately as possible.
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries have already been separated for much longer than they were married. And with no foreseeable end to their divorce case in the near future, it seems that their separation may even outlast the amount of time that the couple dated and were married, combined.
Going through the process of divorce is confusing enough without throwing in worries and suspicions that your spouse may be hiding assets. Unfortunately, that is a fairly common occurrence in Marietta divorce cases, whether or not the couple has significant assets to divide.