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Domestic Violence and Gabby Petito

2021-09-28T10:20:33-07:00September 28th, 2021|Domestic Violence, Family Law, Pop Culture|

The case of Gabby Petito’s disappearance has dominated many news stories over the past couple of weeks. On the surface, it feels very much like a cut-and-dry case. After a couple of months into a planned four-month road trip with her fiancée, Brian Laundrie, Laundrie returned home without her. As a person of interest in [...]

Britney Spears Conservatorship Abuse

2021-07-27T11:54:25-07:00July 27th, 2021|California Law, Conservatorship, Custody, Guardianship, Pop Culture|

On the surface, Britney Spears is a successful entertainer worth nearly sixty million dollars. A flourishing music career and a seemingly upbeat public persona would indicate she’s living a healthy life. However, as evidenced by Britney’s outcry to end her father’s conservatorship, her life behind-the-scenes is a lot darker than we’ve been led to believe. [...]

Bill and Melinda Gates – Questions About the Big Divorce

2021-06-29T13:33:12-07:00May 25th, 2021|Divorce, Pop Culture|

Earlier this month, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife of twenty-seven years, Melinda French Gates, officially filed for divorce. It’s been reported that Melinda had been speaking to divorce attorneys since 2019, and now rumors are flying as to why it happened and how the $129 billion in assets will be divided. Let’s break [...]

The Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Interview – A Breakdown

2021-03-30T10:53:56-07:00March 30th, 2021|Pop Culture, Realty|

The media has always held a gleaming spotlight over the British royal family, literally from birth (hello Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor) to death (who doesn’t remember Princess Diana’s infamous car crash?). It’s so entertaining that whenever anything big or small happens, the world becomes fully engrossed. This has never been truer than over the last few [...]

A Conscious Uncoupling for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West?

2021-01-18T09:45:23-08:00January 14th, 2021|Divorce, Pop Culture|

A few years ago, Gwyneth Paltrow made “Conscious Uncoupling” famous with her divorce to then-husband Chris Martin. But most people were still confused. Was it a divorce? A separation? Something in between? Regardless of its definition, the world collectively became familiar with how conscious uncoupling might just change the way many perceive divorce. Another high-profile [...]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Pioneer, Advocate, Intellectual, Legacy

2021-01-18T09:45:54-08:00October 27th, 2020|Pop Culture|

Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away on September 18, 2020, setting off a political firestorm. Despite all that, one thing is certain: Ginsburg was a pioneer in the field of law and should be remembered for all of the good she accomplished as a student, a mother, a professor, an advocate, a lawyer, a judge, a [...]

Restructuring the Way You Do Business In the Midst of COVID-19

2020-04-29T16:05:34-07:00April 28th, 2020|Business, Pop Culture|

In these uncertain times, a lot of people are stressing over how to keep their businesses afloat until we as a nation can get back to some semblance of normal. Luckily, we live in an age that gives us easy access to the public. Entertainment as far as the eye can see One industry that’s [...]

Top 3 Holiday Films Featuring Separated Families

2019-08-27T08:46:05-07:00August 27th, 2019|Child Custody, Custody, Divorce, Pop Culture|

With the holiday season fast approaching, let’s take a look at three holiday films that feature separated families and what we can learn when it comes to dating, building unique relationships, and creating new traditions with your kids. Dutch (1991) Introducing a new significant other to your child can be a tricky situation. In Dutch, [...]

Luke Perry – Remembering the Actor and Advocate

2019-03-26T08:37:58-07:00March 26th, 2019|Pop Culture, Videos|

The bad-boy persona; the sensitive soul; the smoldering eyes; and that hair. In 1990, Luke Perry quickly became the definition of heartthrob when he rose to stardom in the wildly popular television series Beverly Hills 90210 as broody teen Dylan McKay. (Little known fact: he originally auditioned for the role of Steve Sanders, which he [...]

Conscious Uncoupling – Removing the Stigma of Divorce

2017-08-29T18:07:29-07:00August 29th, 2017|Divorce, Pop Culture|

No one likes to admit it, but marriage takes a lot of work. When both parties are incapable of putting forth the effort, a relationship can spoil rather quickly, making one feel as if they failed in their commitments. The majority of relationships that quote-unquote fail, though, aren’t really failures at all; it’s simply a [...]