Author: LegalEase Solutions Introduction XXX wife entered into a religious “Marriage Contract” with XXX husband in which husband promised to pay wife a $25,000 dowry. The contract is silent on … Continue reading “Enforceability of Religious Marriage Contract in Ohio”
Tiger Woods’ Statement
Tiger Woods today published his statement about his and his wife Elin Nordegren’s marriage relationship, acknowledging generally his unnamed trangressions, acknowledging generally his failings as a husband and as a father, … Continue reading “Tiger Woods’ Statement”
Happiness: 6 Myths and Truths
We equate marriage with happiness. Most of us envision marriage as one of the things, if not the thing, that will most make us happy. Popular culture constantly publishes the … Continue reading “Happiness: 6 Myths and Truths”
Chelsea Clinton engaged to longtime beau, Marc Mezvinsky.
In a joint e-mail distributed the day after Thanksgiving, Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky—high school friends and longtime companions—announced to family and friends their engagement.
Women are more likely than men to stay with a cancer-striken spouse.
Spouses generally include the phrase “in sickness and in health” in their wedding vows, and most married persons probably intend to honor that pledge. Recent research, however, by several medical researchers including … Continue reading “Women are more likely than men to stay with a cancer-striken spouse.”
The Obamas’ Marriage
This nation elected Barack Obama as its 44th President a year ago this month. In the intervening months we Americans as a nation have experienced many tumults and disruptions in our … Continue reading “The Obamas’ Marriage”
What is a chuppah?
The chuppah (pronounced KOO-PAH, also spelled huppah and pronounced HOO-PAH) is the canopy under which a Jewish wedding ceremony occurs. The groom escorts the bride to the chuppah, then the bride and … Continue reading “What is a chuppah?”
Building better marriage bonds by saving money each month.
There is always something, usually several things, that we want to buy for ourselves. Nowadays, I think about the message that my personal spending sends to my spouse—it tells my … Continue reading “Building better marriage bonds by saving money each month.”
Wedding Weather Watch
Worried about what the weather will be like on your wedding day? For your wedding ceremony? During your reception? On your honeymoon? Online weather sites can help you cope with the … Continue reading “Wedding Weather Watch”
Serial Marriage Rate (3 Plus) Highest in the South
Defining serial marriage as three or more marriages, and using U.S. Census Bureau data from the 2008 American Community Survey, the Pew Research Center reports that five percent of all Americans … Continue reading “Serial Marriage Rate (3 Plus) Highest in the South”