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November 29, 2022

An unmarried domestic partner faces obstacles in claiming a homestead exemption, a BAP opinion shows.

November 21, 2022

In South Carolina, taking title to property jointly with a spouse can be an avoidable gift under the Statute of Elizabeth.

March 9, 2022

Family lawyers should be acutely aware that bankruptcy protections for former spouses don’t cover unmarried couples.

December 3, 2021

Deducting a discharged loan to a child from her inheritance didn’t violate the discharge injunction.

June 2, 2021

Having a family member in the home who made a formal request for legal residence will suffice to permit a Florida homestead exemption, Judge Jennemann said.

May 21, 2021

When personal property can be owned by the entireties, a tax refund isn’t estate property even if the bankrupt spouse earned all income.

February 26, 2021

Deducting a loan to a child from her inheritance wasn’t a violation of the discharge injunction.

December 16, 2020

A debtor may have a valid ‘homestead’ exemption without residing in the property, so long as a dependent does reside there, the Second Circuit rules.

November 20, 2020

November 12, 2020

Title doesn’t control: Jointly owned property is nonetheless community property in a dispute with a bankruptcy trustee, the California Supreme Court says.