On Valentine’s Day, Zack takes Kelly, his high school sweetheart who goes to a different college, to the Max for a romantic dinner. At the end of the meal Zack says, “Kelly, I want us to promise each other that after college we’ll both move back to Bayside and get married. Will you marry me?”
Protecting your Business from a Lack of “Wedded Bliss”
Richard and Rachel Rich married 30 years ago and enjoyed a tempestuous union ever since. One year prior to their marriage, Richard started up a small computer products company, Orange Computers. During the marriage, Orange Computers’ business skyrocketed after the introduction of their premier line of attractive digital personal assistants. Even after taking his business public, Richard still owned a majority share of Orange’s stock and was believed by the public to be the digital guru responsible for its success.
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Common Law Marriage
Corrie O. Graff and Dan Saul Knight are ice dancers competing at the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver. Graff and Knight have lived together for eight years in a North Dallas apartment adjacent to the Galleria, where they sneak onto the ice each night after the mall closes. Besides competing together, the two have also…
Annulling a Marriage Rather than Divorce
Marianne Haste and William Arryme developed a close relationship through a popular online dating service. After dating for several months, Marianne and William recognized that they were meant for each other and scheduled a Valentine’s Day wedding. After a beautiful, fairytale wedding, the newlyweds were whisked away in a limousine to live happily every after. …
Workplace “Love Contracts” Acknowledging Unmarried Relationships
Valentine’s Day is over and, despite the fading roses on Connie’s desk, Dale Dalliance and Connie Canoodle were adamant that they have no romantic involvement. That is, until the new company security camera caught them in a compromising situation in the warehouse last week. To compound the problem, Dale is married and is a line…
Creative Prenuptual Agreements
Sally Svelte was just wild about Harry. They agreed to exchange traditional wedding vows – with just a couple of additions written into a prenuptial agreement.
Harry, smitten by Sally’s slender 120 pound figure and her famous Thanksgiving Holiday Pecan Pie, proposed that her weight must stay at 120 pounds. The agreed contractual penalty for…
Return of an Engagement Ring Before Marriage
Brad is madly in love with Jennifer. After dating her for a year, Brad proposes to Jennifer with a 5 carat Leo Diamond ring. Now, after only a few months, the engagement is off. Who gets the ring?
If Brad and Jennifer break-up (and there is no written agreement) the keeper of the engagement ring…