People Marriages and Divorces

  • NEW YORK, June 23- A year after Travis Kelso-Turner and his husband got married, their to-do list of financial tasks still daunts them. That landmark Supreme Court decision in June 2015 is making a significant impact on the finances of the LGBT community because of the large increase in the number of same-sex married couples, surveys have found.

  • NEW YORK, June 23- A year after Travis Kelso-Turner and his husband got married, their to-do list of financial tasks still daunts them. That landmark Supreme Court decision in June 2015 is making a significant impact on the finances of the LGBT community because of the large increase in the number of same-sex married couples, surveys have found.

  • *Passport system allows UK- based banks to sell services across EU. BRUSSELS, June 15- Britain's partners are stepping up warnings that if it votes next week to leave the European Union, banks and financial firms based in London could lose their money-spinning EU "passports". Germany, France, Luxembourg and Ireland would all be vying to pick up business from London in...

  • *Passport system allows UK- based banks to sell services across EU. BRUSSELS, June 15- Britain's partners are stepping up warnings that if it votes next week to leave the European Union, banks and financial firms based in London could lose their money-spinning EU "passports". Germany, France, Luxembourg and Ireland would all be vying to pick up business from London in...

  • App to help couples divorce for cheaper

    An app called Amicable claims to lower the cost of ending a marriage by helping users tackle most of the work themselves.

  • On Friday, Sumner Redstone removed both Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the trust that will determine the future of CBS and Viacom after controlling shareholder Redstone dies or is declared mentally incapacitated. Sumner Redstone's privately-held movie theater chain National Amusements holds 80 percent of the...

  • May 23- Viacom Inc Chief Executive Philippe Dauman on Monday sued media mogul Sumner Redstone's daughter in a battle to keep his position on a trust that will determine the direction of the media conglomerate and CBS. Dauman's lawsuit is the latest turn in the struggle for control between the CEO and Shari Redstone, who is vice chair of both Viacom and CBS and...

  • May 23- Viacom Inc Chief Executive Philippe Dauman filed a complaint Monday to stop Sumner Redstone from removing him and George Abrams from the media mogul's trust, Dauman and Abrams said in a statement Monday. "Shari Redstone is attempting to illegally hijack her father's well-established estate plan," Dauman said in a statement Monday morning.

  • May 22- Media mogul Sumner Redstone is planning to name National Amusements Inc general counsel Tad Jankowski to the seven-person trust that will determine the fate of both Viacom and CBS in the event of Redstone's incapacitation or death, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters on Sunday. The Sumner M. Redstone National Amusements Inc Trust owns...

  • Viacom's criticism of Shari Redstone comes a day after Sumner Redstone, 92, removed Viacom Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will determine the fate of Redstone's $40 billion media empire that includes Viacom and CBS Corp in the event of his incapacitation or death.

  • May 20- Media mogul Sumner Redstone has removed Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will determine the fate of both Viacom and CBS in the event of his incapacitation or death, two people familiar with the situation told Reuters Friday. The move by Sumner Redstone, gives his daughter, Shari Redstone,...

  • May 20- Media mogul Sumner Redstone has removed Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will determine the fate of both Viacom and CBS in the event of his incapacitation or death, two people familiar with the situation told Reuters Friday. The move by Sumner Redstone, gives his daughter, Shari Redstone,...

  • Chief Judge Loretta Preska of the U.S. District Court in Manhattan said Patricia Cohen failed to show that her former husband fraudulently hid $5.5 million from a soured 1986 New York City real estate transaction, enabling him to lowball his net worth. The divorce came two years before Steven Cohen created his Stamford, Connecticut- based hedge fund firm SAC...

  • Steve Cohen wins dismissal

    Point72's Steve Cohen has won the dismissal of a suit brought on by his former wife, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Chief Judge Loretta Preska of the U.S. District Court in Manhattan said Patricia Cohen failed to show that her former husband defrauded her by hiding $5.5 million from a 1986 New York City real estate transaction, allowing him to lowball his net worth. The divorce came two years before Steven Cohen created his Stamford, Connecticut- based hedge fund firm SAC...

  • NEW YORK, May 19- Billionaire investor Steven A. Cohen on Thursday won the dismissal of a long-running lawsuit in which his former wife accused him of cheating her out of millions of dollars in their 1990 divorce. Chief Judge Loretta Preska of the federal court in Manhattan said Patricia Cohen failed to show that her former husband defrauded her by hiding $5.5...

  • But the fact that Shari Redstone has a more secure position on the seven-person trust, which has not previously been reported, could embolden her in efforts to wield more influence at Viacom as it struggles with falling ratings. Shari Redstone, who sits on Viacom's board, voted against Dauman's elevation to executive chairman of Viacom to replace her father in...

  • Oil Louisiana

    The International Energy Agency faces a possible legal split from its parent body following decades of friction.

  • *OECD questions IEA overtures to China without consultation. PARIS/ BRUSSELS, May 11- The West's energy watchdog, the International Energy Agency, faces a possible legal split from its parent body following decades of friction and fresh disagreements over cooperation with China, a document seen by Reuters shows. "The IEA started negotiating with China in 2016 to...

  • ZURICH, April 20- Things are looking up for elevator companies as the impact of China's urbanisation, rising divorce rates and an ageing population underpin the longer-term outlook for the industry's leading players in the world's biggest lift market. Forecasts for a second straight year of declining new installations might suggest otherwise, but the...