Jaime King’s Divorce

Jaime King got a restraining order. And it was against her husband, Kyle Newman. What’s more; King is a 41 year old actress. And Newman is 44. Relationships can be very complicated. Following the restraining order’s application, Newman reacted with allegations of addiction and infidelity. The couple met on the...

China’s Database

Domestic violence has been increased by the coronavirus. So Yiwu is introducing a database. And people are allowed, because of this database, to research their partner’s abuse history. So Yiwu is a Chinese City. And it's in the eastern Zhejiang Province. And convicted abusers will be included in the database....

Mary-Kate Olsen’s Divorce

Mary-Kate Olsen is divorcing Olivier Sarkozy. However, the virus complicated her attempts to keep her privacy. And the papers, which were filed on May 14, went into an e-filing system. And, when New York Supreme Courts closed, they weren’t sealed automatically. Olsen, 33, requested an emergency divorce petition. And this...

China’s New Divorce Rule

The 2020 National People’s Congress, in China, saw lawmakers vote for the nation’s first civil code. So marriage and family law will be altered by this code. According to recent legislation, couples will need to wait 30 days before applying for separation. National regions were concerned with this decision. The...

Kelly Clarkson’s ‘Irreconcilable Differences’

Kelly Clarkson is getting divorced. She’s divorcing her husband, Brandon Blackstock. And the couple share two children, aged 5 and 4. So, Clarkson wants joint custody. Blackstock was Clarkson’s husband, and manager, for seven years. And, according to documents, she still wants her ex partner to be involved with her...

Facebook Privacy Law and Children’s Photos

A Dutch grandmother refused to remove photos of her grandchildren on Facebook. And, because of this, she violated Europe’s G.D.P.R (General Data Protection Regulation). The European G.D.P.R. is seen as permitting governments to monitor large company’s data collection actions. So, a grandmother’s actions on Facebook and Pinterest became a court...

Divorce: Who Gets the Coronavirus Stimulus Check?

Coronavirus stimulus checks are based on tax returns. So, for this reason, your ex-partner could receive the money. A married couple, for example, could be filing their tax return in 2018, with their refund placed in a joint bank account. This couple, however, could divorce a year later, and no...

Men Taking Leave

Nathaniel Popper’s family had an ‘experiment’. And it was to trial the affects of paternity leave. So, in 2012, when Popper’s son was born, he’d just started working for The New York Times. As a result of this, the only time he had off was a 'saved up' holiday week....

Divorce Taboo

A woman separated from her husband. And this is after she was married to him for 12 years. And this was difficult. Because, divorce, particularly for couples with children, is a ‘taboo’ within South Asian-American communities. She realised, however, that she was not alone. Priyanka Upadhyaya is a clinical psychologist...

Coronavirus and Family Violence

On Monday, the ‘Respect Each Other: Call It Out’ campaign will launch. And this is happening in Melbourne, Australia. So, the State Government’s new campaign is prompting individuals to report family violence. The government wants to raise awareness because of concerns that incidents aren’t being reported under the pandemic limitations....