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Common Sense: Why Jeff Bezos’ Divorce Should Worry Amazon Investors

The Amazon chief’s split from his wife raises questions about the disposal of their enormous stake in the company he founded. Investors deserve answers.
Tags: Amazon, News, Divorce, Jeff Bezos, Bezos, Shareholder Rights and Activism, Amazon.com Inc, Jeffrey P, Separations and Annulments


Lessons from a Couples Therapist: Conflict Avoidance Can Destroy Your Marriage

Conflict avoidance is one of the biggest topics that keep coming in couples counseling sessions. Holding off conflicts happens when one partner avoids conflicts in order to protect the relationship against another escalation. Sometimes withdrawing or distancing yourself in order to avoid conflicts makes so much sense. However, this pattern erodes the relationship foundation because if you keep withdrawing from communication, your partner does not feel safe anymore. Moreover, if you keep avo...
Tags: Psychology, Marriage, Communication, Divorce, Intimacy, Resentment, Marriage And Divorce, Couples Therapy, John Gottman, Contempt, Gottman, Communication Style, Conflict Avoidance, Stonewalling


Divorce: Marital Issues, Threats and Secret Phone Call Recordings of the Entire Family

Hello All, I am a wife, a mother of 2 (5yo and 3yo) seeking an advice on below family issue. Location - IL, USA. Husband works at a same job for last 8 years on H1b visa. I started working in 2017. Over the period of 6 years, Husband has sent huge amounts of money(direct transfers, credit card advances, loans etc etc) back to his family to his home country. It has resulted in a huge debt on our family. He forces me to pay for all of my monthly income on family expenses(to which I dot not have...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Annulment and Separation, Location IL USA Husband


Struggling with Your Self-Esteem? Here’s What to Do

Divorce really has a way of wrecking our lives. Not only are we learning to be single again, we are also forced to adapt to new realities of a change in lifestyle, schedules, and retirement plans.  As if these challenges are not overwhelming enough, there’s another struggle we must endure after divorce: learning how to rebuild our self-esteem. It’s easy to understand why this is such an issue. When your relationship ends, you may feel rejected. You may feel unworthy. You may think that nob...
Tags: Psychology, Divorce, Self-help, Self-esteem, Optimism, Rejection, Grief And Loss, Marriage And Divorce, Self-worth, Affirmations


"So sorry to hear the news about Jeff Bozo being taken down by a competitor whose reporting, I understand, is far more accurate than..."

"... the reporting in his lobbyist newspaper, the Amazon Washington Post. Hopefully the paper will soon be placed in better & more responsible hands!"Tweets Trump.Which competitor newspaper took down Bezos? According to TMZ, it was The National Enquirer:[T]he tabloid published alleged text messages between Bezos and GF Lauren Sanchez after he announced he and MacKenzie Bezos were getting a divorce. Trump seems to be implying that the paper forced Jeff's hand.Trump's nicknames are so out-and-prou...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Trump, Jeff, Bezos, WaPo, BOZO, Ann Althouse, Trump rhetoric, Clowns, Amazon Washington Post, MacKenzie Bezos, Jeff Bozo, Lauren Sánchez


Spousal Support and Alimony: Divorce

My question involves a marriage in the state of: Indiana: Married for 40 years, 2 grown children, my youngest child got hit by a car at age 5, suffered a severe brain injury. I had to quit my job and become full time caretaker...fast forward to present..I am still full time caretaker and legal guardian with no life outside her needs. My husband has kept his hobbies to help HIM "relieve his stress" and sole provider. I want a divorce, I'm tired but I have come to accept that my role will neve...
Tags: Law, Indiana, Divorce, Annulment and Separation, IEP


Their Warhols Are at the Whitney. Their Ugly Divorce Is on Display, Too.

The tawdry divorce of Libbie and David Mugrabi is not just a tabloid story. At stake are a trophy townhouse, works by Andy Warhol and Jeff Koons, and the inner-workings of one of the world’s most influential art dealer families.
Tags: Art, News, Divorce, Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, Collectors and Collections, Separations and Annulments, Libbie, David Mugrabi


Morning Docket: 01.11.19

* Divorce lawyer lays out how this Jeff Bezos divorce will go down. [VICE] * Michael Cohen is going to testify to Congress, so that's a new circus to look forward to. [CNBC] * Florida's newly passed law allowing felons to vote after they've served their sentence may have an exploitable flaw. A former Florida Supreme Court justice notes that the law requires the potential voter to satisfy their complete sentence, which might include fines or restitution payments that no one ever expects the con...
Tags: Florida, Crime, Law, Congress, Divorce, Iowa, Rape, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Fox News, Npr, Jeff Bezos, First Amendment, Cnbc, Voting Rights, Reuters


Ties: Myself, by Any Other Name

After cancer surgery I was fiercely determined to survive. That meant reconnecting to my essential self and shedding my ex-husband’s name.
Tags: News, Parenting, Divorce, Personal, Names, Liver Cancer, Families and Family Life, Marriages, Separations and Annulments, Colon and Colorectal Cancer


"MacKenzie Bezos, a 48-year-old novelist, is often cited in the Amazon origin story as having supported her husband’s move off of Wall Street and into e-commerce."

"Last year, Jeff Bezos said in an interview with his brother Mark at the SummitLA conference that [when he first met MacKenzie, he had been going through a series of blind dates, and] he was looking for a resourceful woman 'who could get [him] out of a third-world prison'...."From "Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie are divorcing" (CNBC). [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Amazon, Law, Divorce, Jeff Bezos, Cnbc, Mark, Bezos, MacKenzie, Ann Althouse, MacKenzie Bezos


Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Bezos Announce Divorce on Twitter

In a statement posted on his Twitter account, Mr. Bezos, the Amazon founder and richest man in the world, and Ms. Bezos, a novelist, said they would “remain cherished friends.”
Tags: Amazon, News, Divorce, Jeff Bezos, Bezos, High Net Worth Individuals, Amazon.com Inc, Jeffrey P, Separations and Annulments, MacKenzie Bezos, MacKenzie Bezos Announce Divorce on Twitter


Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Announce Pursuit of New Romantic Ventures

Jeff Bezos surprised fans and investors this morning with news that him and long-time romantic partner MacKenzie Bezos (neé Tuttle) would be divorcing. Read more...
Tags: Science, Divorce, Jeff Bezos, Jeff, Tuttle, MacKenzie Bezos, Partners In Ventures


Separation: Family or Litigation Lawyer Co-Parenting Under the Same Roof Has Gone Wrong

My question involves a marriage in the state of: I am in the process of having the mother of my child move out of my house. We have an 11-year-old boy together; however, we were never in a romantic relationship other than as co-parents when she moved into the house with our son 3 years ago. It was a fling that turned in to an unplanned pregnancy. We all use separate rooms while the house, utilities, internet, and car lease are all under my name. Due to her circumstances (financial difficult...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Annulment and Separation, Litigation Lawyer Co


Just when I thought I knew what a tweet was… | Brief letters

Tweets | TV licences for the over-75s | Peaky Blinders cap | Sack Marina Hyde | Divorce by text messageHaving only recently learned that a tweet is a social media message, I read that “White House press secretary, Sarah Sanders, announced that Trump would be travelling to the southern border in a tweet” (Report, 8 January), which leaves me wondering if this useful neologism has also come to mean (a) a jiffy (b) a bullet-proof limo or (c) a fit of narcissistic presidential pique. Please help.Alan...
Tags: Twitter, Technology, Media, Internet, Saudi Arabia, White House, Women, Society, World news, US news, Blogging, Bbc, Divorce, Middle East and North Africa, US politics, Feminism


Saudi Arabia to notify women of divorce by text message

New law aims to stop men from ending marriages without telling their wivesSaudi courts will notify women by text message when they get divorced, in a new regulation that took effect on Sunday, officials said.The measure approved by the justice ministry appears aimed at curbing cases of men secretly ending marriages without informing their wives. Continue reading...
Tags: Saudi Arabia, Life and style, World news, Divorce, Middle East and North Africa, Feminism


Times Insider: Hearing Divorce Cases on a Sidewalk in Niger, as Women Assert Their Power

The testimony I listened to — before a judge sitting on a sheepskin rug, as cars, motorbikes and sheep passed by — could have been aired by annoyed wives in courtrooms, or living rooms, anywhere in the world.
Tags: News, Poverty, Divorce, Niger, Women's Rights, Women and Girls, Marriages, Social Conditions and Trends, Separations and Annulments


A Quiet Revolution: More Women Seek Divorces in Conservative West Africa

Frustrated by their husbands’ inability to earn a living, and in a society where basic views on relationships have changed, women are asserting more control over their marriages.
Tags: News, Senegal, Divorce, Niger, Ghana, Women's Rights, Women and Girls, Families and Family Life, Marriages, Social Conditions and Trends, Separations and Annulments, United Nations Children's Fund, Conservative West Africa


Divorce: Is Divorce the Only Solution

Married in FL, 14 yrs, been together for 27 yrs. Own house & bank accounts jointly. I do have a few bank accounts in just my name, no joint credit card but am an authorized user on his (never used it though). No debts except current expenses, all paid in full monthly. Husband retired with pension, I still work but plan on retiring in 5 yrs. Husband sufferes from mental illness & lately worsen. He felt the need to get rid of all of our money, I even found some crumbled cash in the trash one nigh...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Husband, LOC, Annulment and Separation, Fl


Unhitched: 2 Divorce Lawyers Better After Their Own Divorce, but Still Together

Family comes first for a couple, even after separation. Their advice? “Have compassion for each other and don’t say anything to the kids until you have a plan.”
Tags: News, Divorce, Legal Profession, Marriages, Separations and Annulments


The Ethicist: Was I Wrong to Facebook-Friend My Nephew’s Girlfriend?

The magazine’s Ethicist columnist on intergenerational disaffection on social media and with an estranged father.
Tags: News, Social Media, Divorce, Separations and Annulments, Ethics (Personal, Facebook Friend My Nephew


Separation: Eligibility for Subsidized Housing: Separated Elderly Parents

After 50+ years of an unpleasant marriage, my parents have separated (i.e., living apart, but with no legal action (yet)). My mother (early 70's) lives in an assisted living facility in Wyoming, and my father (early 80's) has moved (temporarily) into my home in Washington. They have moderate income (his state retirement + SS for both). They also own their home (now vacant) and some CD's. We've been looking at senior apartments for my father. Because nearly half of his income goes to pay for ...
Tags: Law, Washington, Divorce, Wyoming, Annulment and Separation


Separation: How to Qualify for a Housing Subsidy After Separation From Your Spouse

After 50+ years of an unpleasant marriage, my parents have separated (i.e., living apart, but with no legal action (yet)). My mother (early 70's) lives in an assisted living facility in Wyoming, and my father (early 80's) has moved (temporarily) into my home in Washington. They have moderate income (his state retirement + SS for both). They also own their home (now vacant) and some CD's. We've been looking at senior apartments for my father. Because nearly half of his income goes to pay for ...
Tags: Law, Washington, Divorce, Wyoming, Annulment and Separation


Husband Willfully Letting Marital Home Go into Foreclosure

My question involves a marriage in the state of: Vermont My husband, we are currently in the process of divorce, has not paid the mortgage in 4 months. I am not on the mortgage but was told at the beginning of the divorce that all property in Vermont is marital property whether it's in one name or both. We were attending case managers conferences to determine the distribution of assets and I now find out that the mortgage company is beginning foreclosure on the home. I requested all bank...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Vermont, Annulment and Separation


What to Do if Your Spouse Lets the Marital Home Go into Foreclosure

My question involves a marriage in the state of: Vermont My husband, we are currently in the process of divorce, has not paid the mortgage in 4 months. I am not on the mortgage but was told at the beginning of the divorce that all property in Vermont is marital property whether it's in one name or both. We were attending case managers conferences to determine the distribution of assets and I now find out that the mortgage company is beginning foreclosure on the home. I requested all bank...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Vermont, Annulment and Separation


Usher files for divorce from wife one year after gay sex herpes scandal

Usher has filed for divorce after just two years of marriage and one year after being accused of exposing a man to the herpes virus.
Tags: Lawsuit, Usher, Scandal, Sex, Life, Lifestyle, Divorce, Herpes, Ad Friendly, Queerty


"I pretend to be a Democrat because I feel like people assume Democrats are 'good' and Republicans are 'bad.'"

"I am pro-choice, pro-gay marriage, anti-hate, but Democrats to me are even bigger hypocrites than Republicans. I always vote for the most socially liberal Republican and I lie about it."Says an anonymous 30-year-old New Yorker, quoted in "13 Political Secrets People Kept From Family and Friends. What’s Yours?/We asked readers to share a political secret they’d never told a soul. Hundreds responded," from 2 months ago, just before the elections, but I'm reading it this morning in the NYT because...
Tags: Law, Divorce, Trump, Unsaid Things, Ann Althouse, Emotional Politics, Trump derangement syndrome


I Can’t Get Over My Mother’s Rejection

From an adult in the U.K. Just before Xmas last year I wanted a one in one with my mother so as I could tell her of a Grandchild of 21 that she didn’t know of. I had a feeling this request would be ignored or dismissed by my mother so I got in contact with her closest friend of 40 years and told her of the situation and asked her to ring my mum and to try and arrange a one to one for me with her in the next month or so. The next evening I got the reply my Mum said no she wouldn’t meet up with me...
Tags: Family, General, Relationships, Divorce, Therapy, Psychosis, Hospitalization, Blame


Colton Haynes and Jeff Leatham’s divorce back on after failed attempt at reconciling

It's too bad they haven't been able to work things out.
Tags: Marriage, Life, Relationships, Lifestyle, Divorce, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Colton Haynes, Jeff Leatham


Where Can I Get Help for My Feelings?

From a young woman in Nigeria: My parents got separated when I was 11. And for some strange reason there was a lot of pressure on me to fix the situation from pretty much everyone minus my dad (saying that we were really close and he would listen to me). Due to the situation, I really didn’t come to terms with the situation and didn’t deal with it well, most of my time spent in boarding school was spent crying and I did go through a period of cutting(self-harm). Basically I didn’t know who to ta...
Tags: Family, General, Suicide, Nigeria, Divorce, Depression, Therapy, Parenting & Children, Trauma, Family Abuse


Divorce: Wife Quit Her Job and Now Filing for Divorce, and Other Concerns

My question involves a marriage in the state of: New Jersey Hello - My wife has said she is filing for divorce. This question involves some of the financial concerns I have if she follows through. Some background - 1. My wife voluntarily resigned from her job a couple months ago without notice. It had gotten to the point where her coworkers were filing HR complaints against her due to her belligerent behavior over some company changes (they were going to "demote" her to a smaller team and ...
Tags: Law, Divorce, New Jersey, Annulment and Separation