Co-ownership disputes

Cohabiting Couples – Who Owns What?

Authored on March 24th, 2016

Whilst love blooms, cohabiting couples often view sharing their assets and money as a measure of their commitment to each other; but the absence of legal formality in such situations is a sadly common source of dispute when relationships come to an end. Exactly that happened in one case in which a woman successfully fought off her ex-partner’s claim to a stake in her property portfolio.

Unmarried Couples – Are You as Secure as You Think?

Authored on May 19th, 2015
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In a case which stands as a warning to unmarried couples that their assumptions of security are often wrong, a dog breeder who said that she was left with nothing but an Airedale terrier after she split from her partner of more than 30 years has failed to win a stake in his £750,000 kennels business.

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