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Can the signatures of both parties to a cohabitation contract be witnessed by the same person?Can the signatures of both parties to a cohabitation...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Starks of St Ives Chambers 1st Aug
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General principles—cohabitation contractsParties who live together may regulate the terms of their cohabitation by entering into a cohabitation...
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31st Jul
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Terms and drafting—cohabitation contractsWhen drafting a cohabitation contract, regard should be had to the general principles to be adhered to,...
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31st Jul
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Cohabitants—deed of separationThis DEED is made on [insert date and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of first party] of [insert address of...
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30th Jul
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Cohabitation agreements—client guideThis document provides general guidance regarding cohabitation agreements. It explains what a cohabitation...
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30th Jul
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Cohabitation contractThis Deed is made the [insert date and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of first party] of [insert address of first...
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30th Jul

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