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Encyclopedia > Division of property

Division of property also known as equitable distribution of parties which is a judicial division of property rights and obligations between spouses during the process of the dissolution of marriage (divorce). it may be done by agreement, through a property settlement or by judicial decree. Divorce or dissolution of marriage is the ending of a marriage, which can be contrasted with an annulment which is a declaration that a marriage is void, though the effects of marriage may be recognized in such unions, such as spousal support, child custody and distribution of property. ... Divorce or dissolution of marriage is the ending of a marriage, which can be contrasted with an annulment which is a declaration that a marriage is void, though the effects of marriage may be recognized in such unions, such as spousal support, child custody and distribution of property. ...


Need to put information in here about the difference between marital property, property regimes (i.e. pre-nuptial agreements ) and community property (family patrimony) in both common law and civil law jurisdictions. A prenuptial agreement, commonly abbreviated to prenup, is a contract entered into by two people prior to marriage or civil union. ... Community property is a marital property regime found in some common law jurisdictions in which all property acquired during the marriage (except for gifts or inheritances) is owned jointly by both spouses and is divided upon divorce, annulment or death. ... Family patrimony is a type of civil law patrimony that is created by marriage or civil union (where recognized) which creates a bundle of entitlements and obligations that must be shared by the spouses or partners upon divorce, annulment, dissolution of marriage or dissolution of civil union, when there must... This article concerns the common-law legal system, as contrasted with the civil law legal system; for other meanings of the term, within the field of law, see common law (disambiguation). ... Civil law has at least three meanings. ...


External links

  • Common Sense Divorce and Custody Information (http://divorce.travishubbard.net) - Free information about divorce.

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Kittitas County Sheriff | Property Division (465 words)
Property is taken into custody by the Sheriff's Office for various reasons: as evidence that a crime was committed or attempted, as recovered stolen property, as found property or when a court order has been issued to the Sheriff's Office to take custody of property or for safe keeping.
Where property of a known owner is considered as safekeeping or held by court order and is not unlawful to possess will in most cases be available to the owner upon reason for safekeeping or court order hold is satisfied and is released by the authority placing the hold.
When property is available for the owner and the owner is not known, the owner can not be found or the owner fails to claim or wishes not to claim their property and all possible efforts to locate the owner have been exhausted the property is then considered unclaimed.
Property Division (715 words)
This is about property division in divorce in Arizona, including the general rule for Arizona property division, what effect the length of marriage and conduct of the parties has on property division after divorce in Arizona, how separate property works in Arizona, and treatment of the marital home and retirement plans in divorce in Arizona.
Property that was earned prior to the marriage or gifted or inherited by one spouse is considered “separate property” and should remain solely the asset of that person.
Generally separate property is property belonging to the individual spouses prior to the marriage.
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