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David Matthew Collins

David Collins’s Legal Guides

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  • Texas Forcible Detainer (“Forcible Entry and Detainer” or “Eviction”)

    A landlord-tenant relationship exists A landlord has to establish that a landlord-tenant relationship exists. In a forcible detainer cause of action, a landlord only has to present evidence that wou

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  • Texas Informal or “Common-Law” Marriage

    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 into

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