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What Can We Learn From Taylor Swift’s Contract Dispute?

Look what they made her do. Taylor Swift has emerged victorious in a $1 million lawsuit accusing her of screwing over a New York realtor, with a judge siding with the singer and throwing out the case. Swift, in her defense, argued that she never signed a contract. According to Swift, a Douglas Elliman broker [...]

2020-09-08T13:12:52-04:00August 28th, 2020|Real Estate|

Kim, Kanye and Life Insurance, What Can We Learn From These Two?

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are fighting (again, sigh). What happens when they divorce, they're Florida residents and Kanye's too busy taking over the world and forgets to remove Kim as his beneficiary on his life insurance? According to Florida law, Kim, as the former spouse is not entitled to the benefits. Section 732.703 states [...]

2020-08-20T10:49:57-04:00August 13th, 2020|Estate Planning, Florida Law, Insurance, Real Estate|

What Can Be Learned From Madonna’s Co-Op Board Fight?

It all started in 2008 when Madonna bought her Manhattan pad for $7.3 million sans guest restrictions. In 2014, the co-op board changed the rules and one under 16 years of age could reside in the apartment unless a resident over the age of 21 was present. Two years after the rule change, in 2016, [...]

2020-07-21T16:03:40-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Real Estate|