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New Prenup Trend: a Social Media Clause

More couples are drawing up contracts dictating online behavior

(Newser) - Roughly 80% of divorce attorneys surveyed say that social media behavior is increasingly an issue during divorce proceedings. But such behavior can also be an issue while a couple is still married, leading to this new trend reported by ABC News : social media clauses popping up in prenups. It seems... More »

Inside Hugh Hefner's Prenup

You thought he'd marry 26-year-old Crystal Harris without one?

(Newser) - If you had some romantic notion that Hugh Hefner, 86, and Crystal Harris, 26, are so in love that they tied the knot sans prenup, think again. They signed one three weeks ago, a source tells Radar . The agreement protects Hef's assets from Playboy, and requires Harris to leave... More »

Why Zuckerberg Got Married the Day After the IPO

It could have been for financial reasons: divorce lawyers

(Newser) - How romantic: Turns out the timing of Mark Zuckerberg's surprise weekend wedding may have had more to do with financial savvy than anything else, Reuters reports. California has community-property laws, meaning that any property created during the marriage should be split evenly in a divorce. In the case of... More »

8 Weirdest Celeb Prenups

Jessica Biel supposedly wants $500K if Justin Timberlake cheats

(Newser) - Rumor has it Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake are engaged—and Biel is not messing around when it comes to the prenup. If JT cheats, she wants to be guaranteed at least half a million dollars, sources told Radar this week. The Frisky notes that clause is pretty tame, especially... More »

11 Celeb Couples Who Skipped the Prenup

Katy Perry, Russell Brand certainly not the first

(Newser) - Russell Brand and Katy Perry didn't have a prenup—a romantic notion, until now, when it turns out Brand may be entitled to quite a bit of cash from Perry. The Frisky rounds up 10 more celebrity couples who skipped all that un-romantic paperwork:
  • Kelsey and Camille Grammer: It
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Whoops, No Pre-Nup: Hurley Could Owe Hubby a Bundle

She's reportedly worth more than tycoon Arun Nayar

(Newser) - Despite the fact that Elizabeth Hurley is married to a tycoon, she’s reportedly worth more than he is—which could be a problem if the estranged couple gets divorced, considering they never signed a pre-nup. Hurley is worth more than $20 million, the Daily Mail reports. When she married... More »

10 Celeb Pairs Without Prenups

Kelsey Grammer wasn't the first, and he won't be the last

(Newser) - Shocked that Kelsey Grammer—at the time the highest paid actor on television—didn’t sign a prenup with the wife he’s now divorcing? Olivia Allin isn’t. She rounds up nine other celebrities who eschewed prenups—most of whom ended up divorced—on The Frisky :
  • Mel Gibson: He
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Pals Not Taking Khloe-Lamar Seriously

As pre-nup battle between Odom, Kardashian drags on, pals speak out

(Newser) - In today’s “ridiculous quote of the day” corner: Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian, who still can’t agree on a pre-nup arrangement. Friends are getting frustrated with Odom for listening to “hanger-on friends” who—shockingly!—don’t seem to “have the best interests of Lamar... More »

Khloe, Lamar Not Married, Dickering Over Pre-Nup

Expected to sign in few weeks, but they're 'very much in love'

(Newser) - They may have staged a lavish wedding but reality star Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom are not married, reports Radar. In fact, they're only in the beginning stages of hammering out a pre-nuptual contract, sources say. The couple are expected to sign the pre-nup in the "next several weeks,... More »

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