Tuesday, July 5, 2011
From the New York Post:
Wedding planners aren't the only ones riding the gay-marriage gravy train.
Lawyers, too, are expecting a bonanza -- from gay divorce.
"The same issues present themselves with same-sex couples: How do we split assets? What do we do with the children?" Clement said. "The law doesn't change merely because you have same-sex partners."
Mere months after Massachusetts passed its same-sex marriage bill in 2004, gay couples began filing for divorce -- sometimes having to use outdated forms that still listed "husband" and "wife."
Read more here.