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What does CLM stand for?

CLM stands for Common Law Marriage

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Hayley McCormack and Aasha Choudhary from the family law team at leading national law firm Mills and Reeve explain why these beliefs are incorrect COMMON law marriage does not exist and couples do not have the same rights as married people, nor do the courts have powers to reallocate assets, as they can on divorce, even if a property is involved.
Coverage encompasses cohabitation, premarital agreements, and marriage, domestic partnership, and common law marriage.
It also examines the conflict between laws when one state attempts to determine or recognize a common law marriage from another state, cultural and moral issues, the lack of protection against personal integrity, and legal requirements of common law marriage.
Many cohabiting couples wrongly believe that a common law marriage and joint mortgage payment entitle them to the same legal inheritance rights as married couples.