Can A Madoff Ponzi Scheme Victim Recover Monies Promised In A Past Divorce?

Paul Weiss partner, Steven Simkin, was divorced from his wife Laura Blank in 2006. As per the terms of their settlement agreement, Ms. Blank was provided with $6.25 million together with real estate and other assets. Mr. Simkin has now returned to court claiming that $2.7 million of the $6.25 million settlement was attributable to her share of a Madoff …

If My Spouse Cheats On Me, I Get More Money…Right?

Does Adultery Affect the Division of Marital Assets Upon Divorce? Celebrity news is inundated with allegations of extramarital affairs. Did Tiger Woods cheat? Madonna? Josh Duhamel? John Gosselin? Jamie McCourt? The list goes on. It seems the more famous the celebrity and the more sordid the details, the more attention the public gives the affair. When …

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