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We author a monthly column for the Bar Association of San Francisco Bulletin titled "Family Law Corner."  These columns are provided in this section after they are published in the Bulletin.
Family Law Corner: Hasselhoff Underwater, Asks Court for Life Preserver Family Law Corner: Having it Your Way: Parental Alienation Family Law Corner: Divorce is No Laughing Matter For Comedian Ron White Family Law Corner: Show Me... Divorce-Related Lawsuits: Steve Harvey’s Family Feud Family Law Corner: Online Personas Cause Custody Repercussions Family Law Corner: The Reality is You Can’t Always Get What You Want Family Law Corner: Political Drama No Match for Biden Family Domestic Drama Family Law Corner: Real Housewife Has Real Problem with Estate Planning Attorney Family Law Corner: Fear and Loathing in Depp's Divorce Family Law Corner: Jolie Seeks to Break the Rules of Fight Club: Making Private Agreements Public Family Law Corner: With a Little Bit of Patience, Slash’s Wife Looks to Win Divorce Argument Family Law Corner: Brangelina, Interrupted Family Law Corner: No Limits? Master P Has Children Petition Court Family Law Corner: Cobain to Husband: “Nevermind” the Guitar Family Law Corner: Caught in a Trap: Presley’s Fiduciary Dilemma Family Law Corner: Through the Looking Glass of the Depp-Heard Marriage Family Law Corner: Charlie Sheen Needs “Two and a Half Men” to Pay His Child Support Family Law Corner: How “California Love” and Marriage Differs from North Carolina Family Law Corner: O’Reilly Didn’t Factor This In Family Law Corner: Can Caan Be Forced to Work? Family Law Corner: Mama Don’t Preach: Madonna’s Custody Battle Takes Center Stage Family Law Corner: Surrogate on the Hook for Child Support? The View from Pennsylvania Says No Family Law Corner: Keeping Up With Khloe's Divorce Family Law Corner: Divorce is the (Peach) Pits for Former Beverly Hills 90210 Actor Family Law Corner: Orange Might be the New Green for Actor's Soon to be Ex-Wife Family Law Corner: Custody Battle Escalates as Question of Jurisdiction Lingers Family Law Corner: Jurisdictional Jetlag for the Jetset Family Law Corner: The View Isn't so Rosie: Drug Testing Requested in O'Donnell's Custody Battle Family Law Corner: Court to Judge Whether Celeb Chef's Prenup Cooks Up Fair Portions Family Law Corner: Fearing Spousal Support Request, TV D-Lister Tells Wife Her Acting is an F Family Law Corner: How Will Baywatch Beauty Spot Her Date of Separation With So Many Reconciliations on the Horizon? Family Law Corner: Ludacris' Ludicrous Custody Battle Family Law Corner: Footballer Ex-Wife's Contempt Defense Calls in Divine Interception (of Jurisdiction) Family Law Corner: 325K in Unpaid Spousal Support to Pay Leaves ''Hustle & Flow'' Star Strapped for Legal Options Family Law Corner: “Keep Up With Your Divorce, or Kick it to the Curb,” Judge Tells Kardashian Sister Family Law Corner: “Modern Family's” Modern Drama Family Law Corner: No Cameras, Mouth Running or YouTube as Diva Carey Asks Husband for Divorce Confidentiality Family Law Corner: Differing “Views” on Surrogacy Family Law Corner: The 4 Year Name Change- Why'd He Have to Go and Make Things So Complicated? Family Law Corner: Shepherd: The View of My Divorce Does Not Look Pretty Family Law Corner: Bethenny Frankel: Skinnygirl Writes Fat Check Family Law Corner: Every Dog Has Its Day... in Court Family Law Corner: Real Housewife Might Be Out of Touch with QDRO Reality Family Law Corner: Judge Veers Over Two and a Half Times Under Guideline Calculations in Child Support Order Family Law Corner: Child Support Arrears May Add Up to Felony Time? You Betcha, Levi! Family Law Corner: Bode Miller Case Raises Question of Rights of Pregnant Women Family Law Corner: Ex-Wife Calls Foul on Ex-Husband's Spending Family Law Corner: Contentious Divorce Gets Even More Heated Family Law Corner: Tax Deductible Spousal Support Cause Glee Family Law Corner: Short Order Divorce for Famous Cook Family Law Corner: Court Has Widest Discretion to Choose Parenting Plan for Former Family Law Corner: End of Romance Can Signal Start of Litigation When Pricey Engagement Ring is at Stake Family Law Corner: Is Keeping Ex-Wife Off Reality TV a Motive in Steve Nash's Objection? Family Law Corner: Can the Uniform Parentage Act Prevent More Paternity Drama for the Kardashians? Family Law Corner: Divorce by Twilight, A Story About Summary Dissolution Family Law Corner: Who's Your Daddy? Family Law Corner: Real Housewives Sans Spouse or House Family Law Corner: How One Becomes a Legal Stranger to Their Own Child Family Law Corner: Dude, Where's My Wife? Family Law Corner: Can Money Buy a Decision Family Law Corner: Custody Battle, Visas and Gossip, Oh My! Family Law Corner: Difference Between Legal Separation and Divorce - a ''Real Housewives'' Breakdown Family Law Corner: Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes Divorce Court. Will It Be California or New York? Family Law Corner: Non-Payment of Child Support Results in Stiff Penalties Family Law Corner: Parenting Problems Played Out in Custody Case Family Law Corner: Come to My Window; Unless You're My Ex-Domestic Partner and Want More Child/Partner Support Family Law Corner: Wrestling Out of a Relationship Family Law Corner: Primetime Prenuptial Signed in Duress Family Law Corner: Marriage for More Than Ten Years is Key in Kobe's Divorce Family Law Corner: R&B Singer Usher Seeking Sole Custody? Not So Fast Family Law Corner: Dashing for Divorce Family Law Corner: One Journey to Divorce Family Law Corner: Real Housewives, Real Problems Family Law Corner: Reading [the Tabloids] Between the Lines Family Law Corner: Arnold's Judgment Day Family Law Corner: Kiss Your Money Goodbye? Family Law Corner: “Winning” Isn't Everything in Custody Battle Family Law Corner: Major League Problems Family Law Corner: Quickie Divorce? Not So Quick! Family Law Corner: Mega Millions, Mega Problems? Family Law Corner: Hacker Husband Family Law Corner: Spurred Romance? Family Law Corner: How 28 days can cost $10.25 million Family Law Corner: Mad Mel? Family Law Corner: Custody Chaos Family Law Corner: Is Greed Good? Family Law Corner: Bay Area Tax Attorney Obtains Ground-Breaking Private Letter Ruling for Gay Couples Family Law Corner: Custody Battles with a Twist Family Law Corner: Is Post Nuptial Agreement King? Family Law Corner: Step-Parents Custodial Rights Family Law Corner: If he's not my dad, then who is he? Family Law Corner: International Parental Abduction Cases Family Law Corner: Retirement isn't what it used to be Family Law Corner: The Physician-Patient Privilege and the Constitutional Right to Privacy is Not Absolute: Your Child's Best Interest Comes First