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For better, for worse? Property and relationship breakdown

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 1 2011

In the second part of this article, our team looks at the key legal and financial position of couples who do not enter into marriage or civil partnerships, and discusses whether you have fewer rights if you're living together

Husband's covert affair means wife keeps house

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 4 2010

When a wife agrees to allow the family home to be used as security for her husband's debts, the legal situation is normally clear and the creditor can rely on her consent in order to take possession

'It's been in the family for years' is no argument

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 21 2010

The argument put forward by a farmer that he should retain the family farm after his divorce, because it had been in his family for generations and his wife was aware that it was the family tradition for it to be handed down from generation to generation, was given short shrift in the family court recently

Charity fails to win farm in court - but seeks appeal

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 21 2010

After a bruising legal battle, which has cost more than £1.3 million in fees, a Yorkshire doctor has won the right to inherit her late parents’ farm, which is valued at £2.3 million

ASBI permitted as behaviour was 'housing-related'

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 13 2010

In a recent case, a man who was banned from entering the village in which he had previously lived, after successive acts of anti-social behaviour, has lost his appeal against the imposition of an anti-social behaviour injunction (ASBI

Help, the market's falling

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 4 2009

These are worrying times for everyone but, for executors, the fall in house prices and the reduction in investment values in general are particularly vexing developments

When homelessness and children does not give priority

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 30 2009

Marriage break-up is often caused by financial problems, but just as often a marriage break-up can be the cause of financial problems

Fairness demands couple gain house

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 25 2009

It is common for families to dispute agreements made relating to property