Posts Tagged ‘alimony’

Common Law Marriage in Massachusetts

“We don’t need a ceremony.  We’ve been living together for more than seven years, so we are ‘common law married.’” A common law marriage is when a couple cohabitates and holds themselves out to the community as a married couple for a specified…

Same-Sex Marriages and Prenuptial Agreements

With the Supreme Court ruling that states must permit same-sex marriages to occur and to recognize existing same-sex marriages performed in other states, there rises the question of how courts in states that now recognize same-sex marriages will handle same-sex divorces. Massachusetts…

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