Phil Spector’s Memorabilia Auction Fiasco: How Divorce Can Lead to Decades of Disputes for Beneficiaries

In an ideal world, each divorce would neatly resolve all property division disputes – allowing ex-spouses and family members to move on with no unanswered questions. As various cases have shown us again and again, this just isn’t how the world works. The most recent incident involves convicted murderer Phil Spector, his ex-wife, his daughter,…


Unique Financial Considerations for Jewish Divorces

While divorce in the United States is governed by a non-religious family court system, there are situations when religion plays a major role in the dissolution of marriages. One obvious example is a so-called “Jewish divorce,” as orthodox Jews must follow a number of mandatory steps when pursuing a divorce. In some situations, these steps…