Legal-Explanations.com - Legal resources in plain English
Legal-Explanations.com Home > Legal Definitions
 

Common-Law Marriage

It is the right given to a man and woman to live as husband and wife without fullfilling the customary and legal formalities associated with marriage.In this case they enjoy all the mariatal rights like inheritance, property ownership, spousal benefits and others.All staes do not recognize this law.

 
Legal-Explanations.com Home
About us | Contact us | Privacy | Terms of service

2004 - 2007 Legal-Explanations.com. All rights reserved