New brunswick dating laws
However, legal obligations may have arisen during the relationship, particularly where the couple has children, or one partner has been dependent on the other.
If the couple has a cohabitation agreement, they may already have decided what will happen upon separation.
To protect your property rights, it is wise to have a cohabitation agreement with your partner that clearly sets out the ownership and division of property.
Support obligations may now arise when two persons, not being married to each other, have lived together continuously in a family relationship for three years and one person was substantially dependent on the other for support.While you are living together, the best way to protect your interests is to enter into a domestic contract with your partner called a cohabitation agreement.