Sharing lives, dividing assets : an inter-disciplinary study
Miles, Joanna and Probert, Rebecca, eds. (2009) Sharing lives, dividing assets : an inter-disciplinary study. Oxford: Hart. ISBN 9781841132594Full text not available from this repository.
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With many couples separating each year, the question of how to determine the financial and property consequences of such separation has always been a problem area within family law. Should the principles be the same for married and cohabiting couples? Should the division of assets reflect the parties' own expectations or norms imposed by society? These are just two of the questions which the essays in this collection seek to explore. Recent cases in the House of Lords have seen willingness on the part of the judges to seek out empirical studies to inform their deliberations, but if the law is.
|Subjects:||K Law > K Law (General)|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Law|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Separation (Law) -- Great Britain, Divorce settlements -- Great Britain, Equitable distribution of marital property -- Great Britain, Divorced people -- Great Britain -- Finance, Personal|
|Place of Publication:||Oxford|
|Editor:||Miles, Joanna and Probert, Rebecca|
|Number of Pages:||325|
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