Legal Advice for “Domestic Partnerships” — 16 results
Written by attorney Frank A Selden, about 2 years ago. STAFF PICK
What is a Domestic Partnership? A domestic partnership is a legal relationship between two individuals who live together and share a common domestic life but are not married. A domestic... more
Written by attorney Timothy W Holt, over 3 years ago.
Domestic partners are couples who live together without being legally married, whether they are opposite sex or same sex couples. Because they are not subject to matrimonial laws, these... more
Written by attorney David Friedman, over 3 years ago.
We often work with same-sex couples dealing with debt. A few tricky issues come up with clients in domestic partnerships that want to file bankruptcy, but for the most part, the bankruptcy... more
Written by attorney Lilah J Sutphen, over 1 year ago.
I have prepared this guide to answer some of the most common questions I receive from client's in California registered domestic partnerships. These answers provide a brief overview which... more
Written by attorney Mindy S Stannard, over 1 year ago.
Same-sex couples are not allowed to marry in Oregon, but they can register as domestic partners. Registered domestic partners in Oregon must legally dissolve the registered domestic... more
Written by attorney Frank A Selden, almost 6 years ago.
Who is affected by the Act? The Act provides persons in registered Domestic Partnerships on or before
January 1, 2005, and those entering into Domestic Partnerships after January 1,
Written by attorney Amanda Deering, over 3 years ago.
Rather than seeking dissolution of the marriage or
domestic partnership, the parties may qualify for an annulment, also known in
California as a Judgment of Nullity.
Essentially, this wipes... more
Written by attorney Lowell Steiger, over 1 year ago.
Baby you were born this way! In California, we can protect the ones we love by setting up a Domestic Partnership (marriage is a-coming soon). The benefits and responsbilities of a domestic... more
Written by attorney Steven Jackson, over 2 years ago.
Residents of North Carolina recently passed Amendment One which is an amendment to the state constitution which declares that Marriage is between one man and one woman and marriage is the... more
Written by attorney Christopher Benson, about 1 year ago.
Same Sex Marriage and Domestic Partnership in Washington. What does it all mean to you and do you need to do anything?
That's a common question I get. Here is the short answer with the... more