Daily Archives: June 1, 2012 - 2 results

Posted 5 years ago in Jury Awards by Sylvia Hsieh  
Editor’s Choice: Jury Awards Edition

  Fatal menage a trois leads to $3 million verdict You just can’t make this stuff up, folks. The family of a man who died while having hot and heavy sex the night before he was due for a heart check-up won a $3 million jury award against his cardiologist for not warning him about the dangers of, um, getting too physical. William Martinez, a 31 year-old married father of two sons, had high blood pressure and signs of clogged …

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Posted 5 years ago in Your Family & The Law by Jennifer King  
Was Zuckerberg’s Post-IPO Wedding a Strategic Decision?

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg raised a lot of eyebrows last month when he married his longtime girlfriend in a surprise wedding held just one day after the company’s initial public offering. The IPO made Zuckerberg the world’s 29th-richest person, worth a cool $19.1 billion. Many were left to wonder if the order of the week’s events was deliberate. By waiting to marry until after the company’s IPO, did Zuckerberg protect his assets if the couple later splits? Before answering that …

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