Legal Advice for Common Law Marriage — 645 results
Written by attorney Howard Roitman, almost 2 years ago.
Common law (also known as case law or precedent) is law developed by judges through decisions of courts and similar tribunals (as opposed to statutes adopted through the legislative process... more
Written by attorney Andrew B. Howie, over 1 year ago.
A. PRESENT INTENT AND AGREEMENT TO BE MARRIED
B. CONTINUOUS COHABITATION
C. PUBLIC DECLARATION
D. LEGAL EFFECT OF COMMON LAW MARRIAGE
Written by attorney Danielle Nelisse, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
The immigration interview husbands and wives are required to attend in order to get the foreign spouse their green card (lawful permanent residence) through marriage can be very anxiety... more
Written by attorney Florita Welsh, over 1 year ago.
In Texas it is possible to have what is called an informal marriage, though most people call it a common law marriage. In short to have an informal marriage there must be a declaration... more
Written by attorney Paul Ryan, almost 2 years ago.
Annulment of a marriage is an option available to married couples that exists as a legal procedure and acts as a process that essentially labels a marriage as void. The procedure allows for... more
Written by attorney Stephanie Bamberger, over 3 years ago.
What is "common law marriage"? Common law marriage (CLM) is a legal form of marriage that does not involve getting a license or other state-issued registration form, but requires the... more
Written by attorney Brian Perskin, over 1 year ago. STAFF PICK
This publication aims to provide background information and helpful tips on prenups for those interested in getting one before marriage. The more informed you are about prenups, the better... more
Written by attorney Charles Hardy, over 3 years ago.
Common Law Marriage - The Accidental Marriage
A. Formal Marriages Most
of us are familiar with "Formal Marriages", which involve church
weddings or weddings before a Judge or Justice of... more
Written by attorney David Collins, over 4 years ago.
Requirements of a Common-Law Marriage To establish a common-law marriage, a man and woman must (1) meet the statutory requirements under the Texas Family Code; and (2) have the capacity to... more
Written by attorney Howard Roitman, about 2 years ago.
slips, trips and falls represent the most common causes of hotel guest injurys . Slips trips and falls can result in head injuries, back injuries, broken bones, cuts and lacerations, or... more