Hi ! my wife of 23+ years separation ,can she use her boyfriend's last name while we are still married ?

Asked 3 months ago - Reno, NV

still married ?

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  1. Israel Lynda Kunin

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    Answered . She can do what she wants, but there is no legality to it.

  2. Jill K. Whitbeck

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    Answered . She can use any name she wants. That doesn't make it her legal name, however. You should not waste your time consumed with such minutia as what name she is using. Rather, you should be consulting with and retaining an attorney to determine your rights and responsibilities as well as determining how to best legally proceed to protect your own interests.

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