Am I in a Common Law Relationship?
When it comes to cohabitation, the length of time matters. As your financial lives intertwine, a state dependency may be created. One partner may be entitled to spousal support if the relationship ends. Where one person controls much of the property or wealth, the other party may obtain a right to a portion of this property over time. This post will explore claims for spousal support and property claims in the context of unmarried partners living together.