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We refer you to Cohabitation contracts—overview, in particular the following Precedents:
Cohabitation agreements—client guide
See also Practice Notes:
General principles—cohabitation contracts
Terms and drafting—cohabitation contracts
Regarding a potential claim by a cohabitant on the death of the other, see subtopic: Cohabitant's rights on death—overview.
A declaration may be made in a Will as to the testator’s intentions regarding a potential claim against their estate under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 (I(PFD)A 1975), that may have evidentiary value in the event of a claim.
Statement for the purposes of the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975: Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents [6.144] (Jordan Pu
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