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 agreement and... more
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 the Peace... more
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 enter... more
GREEN CARD MARRIAGE INTERVIEW
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... more
Q. What steps can I take to save my troubled marriage?
A. Many have found marital counseling, with either clerical or lay therapists, quite beneficial. While no therapist can solve every marital... more
A "common law marriage" is one in which the parties hold themselves out as a husband and wife, and the law LEGALLY deems them married WITHOUT a marriage license or ceremony. Florida doesn't allow... more
South Carolina is one of the last states to recognize common law marriages. A common law marriage is a marriage where there was no marriage ceremony, no marriage license, or both, but the couple is... more