Many people who marry in Cobb County never think about entering into a prenuptial agreement. It never even crosses their minds. This is because a lot of people mistakenly assume that prenups are only for the rich and famous. However, prenuptial agreements can be very helpful for people of more ordinary means as well.
Frankie McCourt was awarded over $200,000 per month in alimony, not including the $400,000 per month she receives from her former husband for monthly mortgage payments, but the former Mrs. McCourt claims that she deserves more. The recent divorcee claims that 50 percent of the Los Angeles Dodgers belongs to her, and she, and the rest of the anxiously awaiting baseball community, will receive a final decision by January 18, 2011.
Baseball, fondly known to many as "America's Pastime" has been a family court headliner for weeks. Los Angeles Dodgers' owners Frank and Jamie McCourt have been involved in an extremely high-asset divorce. A huge issue in the resolution of the case has been whether or not the Dodgers are Frank's separate property or if they should be considered marital property and a part of the asset division.