Common Law Spouses Should Seek Legal Advice For Separations

March 4, 2008 by  
Category: Separation

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Having a lawyer who will help negotiate a separation agreement is good advice, because going to court really is very expensive and slow. Not only that, the results are very difficult to predict and usually your relationship with your former partner will worsen as a result of the court experience. It is certainly advisable to […]

How Property Is Divided When Common Law Spouses Separate

March 4, 2008 by  
Category: Separation

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In a common law relationship, you don’t automatically have a right to share equally in the assets that were accumulated during the relationship. That is one way in which a common law relationship is very different from a marriage. If common law spouses separate, ownership of the property determines who gets what. Your property is […]

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