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May 16, 1992 | Associated Press
Ivan Boesky's wife denies that her husband is seeking $1 million a year from her in alimony as part of a scam to get back illegal earnings. Seema Boesky also told the ABC News program "20-20" that the admitted inside trader is unemployed and living in California. Seema Boesky began divorce proceedings against her husband several months ago. He is suing her for $1 million in alimony, claiming that he has virtually no money to live on.
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March 23, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Judge Grants Divorce to Boesky's Wife: Ivan F. Boesky, the securities dealer who was worth hundreds of millions of dollars before being convicted of insider trading, was divorced by his wife, Seema, on grounds of "cruel and inhuman treatment," said a court source familiar with the case. In New York, matrimonial cases are normally sealed from public disclosure, but the source disclosed the divorce on condition of anonymity.
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BUSINESS
March 23, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Judge Grants Divorce to Boesky's Wife: Ivan F. Boesky, the securities dealer who was worth hundreds of millions of dollars before being convicted of insider trading, was divorced by his wife, Seema, on grounds of "cruel and inhuman treatment," said a court source familiar with the case. In New York, matrimonial cases are normally sealed from public disclosure, but the source disclosed the divorce on condition of anonymity.
BUSINESS
May 16, 1992 | Associated Press
Ivan Boesky's wife denies that her husband is seeking $1 million a year from her in alimony as part of a scam to get back illegal earnings. Seema Boesky also told the ABC News program "20-20" that the admitted inside trader is unemployed and living in California. Seema Boesky began divorce proceedings against her husband several months ago. He is suing her for $1 million in alimony, claiming that he has virtually no money to live on.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 7, 1986 | RONALD L. SOBLE, Times Staff Writer
Marvin Davis, the Denver oilman and former chairman of 20th Century Fox, will be the next owner of the Beverly Hills Hotel, informed sources said Saturday. The deal for the landmark hotel, expected to be announced this week, is in the $130-million to $140-million range, the sources said. Davis' public relations spokesmen, Lee Solters and James Fingeroth, reached separately in Los Angeles and New York, said Davis told them Saturday that he had "no comment" on the reported sale.
NEWS
October 7, 1987 | RONALD L. SOBLE, Times Staff Writer
Wealthy oilman Marvin Davis has sold the landmark Beverly Hills Hotel, which he purchased less than a year ago, to the billionaire sultan of the oil-rich Asian nation of Brunei. A terse announcement of the sale Tuesday afternoon by Davis' public relations firm did not specify a price, but knowledgeable sources said the deal was in the neighborhood of $185 million.
BUSINESS
May 15, 1993 | Newsday
Aside from trying to get some of his ex-wife's $100 million, what is convicted inside-trader Ivan Boesky up to these days? Answer: Spending $5,230 a month on food, clothing and other essentials. Boesky testified in his divorce case in state Supreme Court in Manhattan this week that the spending breaks down to $1,000 a month for clothing, $3,500 for food, $430 for dry-cleaning and $300 for haircuts.
NEWS
November 27, 1986 | RONALD L. SOBLE, Times Staff Writer
A snag tied to the Ivan Boesky stock trading scandal has temporarily delayed the sale of the Beverly Hills Hotel owned by Boesky's wife and her sister's family, an informed source said Wednesday night. Two daylong sessions to sell the landmark hotel were conducted Tuesday and Wednesday by Brooks Harvey, the real estate subsidiary of Morgan Stanley & Co., the New York investment banking firm. It had been expected that a high bidder would be selected by Wednesday afternoon.
BUSINESS
November 21, 1986 | RONALD L. SOBLE, Times Staff Writer
"It was sweet revenge," Muriel Slatkin said about the mushrooming insider stock trading scandal swirling about Ivan F. Boesky, one of America's wealthiest and best-known stock speculators. "Greedy" and "pompous," she calls him--and worse. Slatkin is not one of Wall Street's injured. She is Boesky's sister-in-law. Her bitterness stems from a protracted family feud over the future of the fabled, pink Beverly Hills Hotel.
NEWS
October 7, 1987 | RONALD L. SOBLE, Times Staff Writer
Wealthy oilman Marvin Davis has sold the landmark Beverly Hills Hotel, which he purchased less than a year ago, to the billionaire sultan of the oil-rich Asian nation of Brunei. A terse announcement of the sale Tuesday afternoon by Davis' public relations firm did not specify a price, but knowledgeable sources said the deal was in the neighborhood of $185 million.
BUSINESS
December 9, 1986 | RONALD L. SOBLE, Times Staff Writer
A partnership controlled by oilman Marvin Davis paid $136 million in cash for the landmark Beverly Hills Hotel, it was learned Monday. Additionally, Davis said in a statement that he plans to invest an additional $40 million to refurbish the 60-year-old facility on Sunset Boulevard. "I am very excited to be acquiring this great hotel," Davis said in a statement released simultaneously Monday by his New York and Los Angeles public relations firms.
BUSINESS
April 3, 1987
Northview Corp.'s outside auditors have qualified their opinion of the company's annual report, citing the uncertain outcome of three shareholder lawsuits seeking more than $285 million brought against former Northview Chairman Ivan Boesky. Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co. said Northview has made no provision for possible successful claims.
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