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How Property is Divided in Separation

What are my rights to property after separation? If you’ve started the proceedings for a divorce or are separating from your spouse, the chances are you’ve built a home together during your relationship. It can be a tricky heart-wrenching process dividing up the assets that you’ve jointly owned over the period of your marriage, and

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Guide to Marriage Annulments

What constitutes a marriage annulment? If you want to know more about what a marriage annulment is, or perhaps you’re personally looking to annul a marriage, this blog post aims to give you an overview of precisely what it is, how it differs to divorce and how you might go about annulling a marriage. For

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The Stages of Grief During Divorce

The different stages of grief when it comes to divorce Splitting from your spouse, whether you’ve been married for 2 or 20 years is undeniably a stressful process. There are lots of changes to consider, such as where you’ll both live, where the children may live if you have any and how it may affect

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Housing After Divorce

Housing After a Divorce – Three Stories

We spoke to three adults who have recently undergone a separation to discuss the impact of the split on their housing arrangements. Overview UK government figures on homelessness show that non-violent breakdown of a relationship with a partner is the fifth most common cause of homelessness. During a separation, it’s common for one of the

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What You Need To Know About Legal Separation

If divorce isn’t the right option for you, you may want to consider legally separating from your partner instead. Understandably, this isn’t an easy step to take. With that in mind, we’ve gathered everything you need to know about legal separation.

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Can Men Apply For Court Injunctions?

If you’re in the middle of a divorce, child custody battle or legal dispute with your ex-partner, a court injunction has the potential to prevent further distress. Discover the different types of injunctions available and what to do if they are breached.

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Men’s Rights During Separation

Dealing with a separation is an extremely difficult subject no matter what your personal circumstances or living arrangements are. There is no legal definition of living together, but it is generally accepted that two people are cohabiting when they choose to live together as a couple without being legally married.

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What Rights Do Fathers Have During Child Custody?

Child custody arrangements can be extremely difficult to tackle when two people have gone through the ordeal of a divorce or separation. The individual who will be granted responsibility for the care of a child is determined by child custody law in the UK. In most cases, child custody is granted to the mother, and

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Fathers Rights During Child Support

When parents separate, a key consideration is how they plan to provide financial support for their children following the split. A popular choice is child support, which is also referred to as child maintenance.

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