It’s been just over 2
months since the news broke that hotel porter, Anil Ipekci, had been awarded a £1.3 million divorce
a judge found that the prenuptial agreement that he and his wife, Morgan
McConnell (the great-granddaughter of the Avon cosmetics founder), had entered
into, which reportedly left him “penniless”, was unfair.When Mr Ipekci and Ms
Throw a bunch of beautiful people together on an island, add
permanent rays of sunshine and a hot tub for good measure and you’ve got the
perfect place for romance to blossom. Or have you?In reality, putting people together in any kind of live-in
situation, whether it’s in a villa on the beautiful Spanish Balearic Island of
Majorca or in a basement flat in Beckenham, is always going to...
Spousal Maintenance is a complex issue which often leads to much debate during financial proceedings on divorce. This is largely due to the oft-cited claim that such maintenance payments are a “meal ticket for life” by obliging one spouse to maintain the lifestyle of their former spouse for the rest of their life. However, an analysis of legislation and recent cases highlights the courts’...
With the seemingly never-ending increase in popularity of social media and our apparently insatiable appetite for sharing every little detail with our friends and family online (and depending on our privacy settings, whoever else happens to be “listening”), it was only a matter of time before we all started to wonder exactly how much is too much.