When a billionaire files for divorce

Ms Allison Huynh, at her home in Palo Alto, California, is entangled in a divorce battle with Mr Scott Hassan, an early Google investor. PHOTO: NYTIMES
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(NYTIMES) - In 2014, Mr Scott Hassan, known by some as the third Google founder, sent Ms Allison Huynh, his wife of 13 years, a text message that their marriage was over and that he was moving out of their home.

Nearly seven years later, the pair are still locked in litigation over how to divide an estate with tech investments and prime California properties estimated to be worth billions of dollars.

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