Mark Vincent Kaplan is a California attorney known for representing celebrities. In recent months he has been working with Kevin...

Katherine Jackson Awarded Full Custody at Hearing

Katherine Jackson Awarded Full Custody at Hearing

Katherine Jackson, 79, was awarded full, permanent guardianship of Michael Jackson's three children during a custody hearing in Los Angeles this morning.

Here's the hearing blow-by-blow from TMZ, which was on hand for the proceedings this morning. As you can see, everything went down more or less as expected, although there were some odd twists (and a Mark Vincent Kaplan sighting) in there ...

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Sean Preston & Jayden James Federline: Off to Europe!

The Circus is traveling abroad - and so are Sean Preston and Jayden James!

Kevin Federline's longtime attorney tells E! News that K-Fed and his ex-wife Britney Spears will be extending their current custody arrangement when her blockbuster striptease show new album tour crosses the Atlantic.

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Britney Spears to Nix World Tour if Sean Preston, Jayden James Can't Come; K-Fed's Lawyers Block Arrangement

Britney Spears is prepared to cancel her upcoming Circus tour if lawyers for ex-husband Kevin Federline continue to block an agreement allowing her to take the kids on the road, according to a report on celeb news site TMZ.

For weeks, Britney, K-Fed and her father Jamie Spears have been privately hashing out a plan to let the kids travel with Britney on her world tour.

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K-Fed, Britney Trying to Hammer Out Custody Deal

K-Fed, Britney Trying to Hammer Out Custody Deal

Kevin Federline wants Britney Spears to play a major role in the lives of Sean Preston and Jayden James. Just not a bigger role than his.

The FedEx man's attorney, Mark Vincent Kaplan, spoke to E! News in the wake of Thursday's all-day mediation session, in which both sides were seeking to hash out a custody agreement in advance of an August trial.

Britney Spears Gets More Time with Sean, Jayden

Britney Spears' visitation rights with sons Sean Preston and Jayden James have been expanded following a hearing with ex-husband Kevin Federline.

There is no change in custody, K-Fed's attorney Mark Vincent Kaplan said at a press conference, but overnight visits for Britney Spears (who has been without them for months) "will be phased in in the near future."

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Mark Vincent Kaplan Goes to Town on Sam Lutfi

Britney Spears' right hand man, Sam Lutfi, was grilled hard by Mark Vincent Kaplan, K-Fed's lawyer, yesterday afternoon in Los Angeles.

The goal, from Kaplan's perspective, was to learn how Lutfi injected himself into Britney's life, what her behavior is like, and how that impacts her kids.

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Britney Spears Finally Shows Up to Get Grilled

After months of waffling and no-shows, Britney Spears actually showed up at the Los Angeles office of Kevin Federline's lawyer, Mark Vincent Kaplan, this afternoon for an ongoing deposition in their custody battle.

At 10:40 a.m. PST, Britney Spears, 26, wearing a dark blue top and jeans, drove up to the office in her white Mercedes-Benz SL65 with Sam Lutfi.

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Britney Spears Update: K-Fed May Testify This Afternoon, Lynne Spears Distraught, Adnan Ghalib Not Present

While Britney Spears hospitalized in Los Angeles and being monitored constantly after last night's psychotic meltdown, her ex-husband has moved to strip her of all visitation rights with their sons, Sean Preston and Jayden James.

Kevin Federline himself snuck into court this morning under the radar but left the area as the hearing adjourned, TMZ reports. He may return later as an emergency hearing in the custody case is believed to be set for 1:30 PST.

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Mark Vincent Kaplan Ready to Fire Back at Britney Spears

Kevin Federline's lawyer, Mark Vincent Kaplan, is going to court today to send a message to Britney Spears - there are going to be serious consequences when you party the same night you say you're "too sick" and "anxious" for court.

If you recall, last week Spears did not show for her mandatory court deposition but later that night, she cruised around (in no pants), hitting up two gas stations and her home away from home, the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Attorney: Custody Battle Not About Money For K-Fed

Attorney: Custody Battle Not About Money For K-Fed

With his custody battle over Sean Preston and Jayden James raging on, the great K-Fed has come under intense scrutiny for what many feel are ulterior motives in hauling his lunatic ex-wife's ass into court every other day.

Well, Federline's attorney, Mark Vincent Kaplan, tells Us Weekly that his client is looking out for the kids and that reports he is going after Britney Spears just to increase child support payments for his own benefit are false.

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Mark Vincent Kaplan Biography

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