Unacceptable Marriages in Immigration Law #black #s #law

Posted On May 18 2017 by

#immigration laws marriage # Some types of marriages that are valid and recognized in the place where the marriage is contracted may not be acceptable for immigration benefits. 1. Common Law Marriage A common law marriage will not be accepted for immigration purposes unless it is recognized as legal in the jurisdiction of residence or last residence. 2. Customary Marriage Amarriage not performed according to legal proceedings of local civil authorities, but rather, according to local custom, may not be accepted. However, if a customary marriage is recognized by the civil authorities in the place where the marriage was performed, …


Civil marriages in the EU: national and cross-border rules – Your Europe #law #enforcement #jobs

Posted On Apr 27 2017 by

#marriage laws # Marriage Civil marriageis a legal status recognised in all EU countries . Nationalrules and practice for marriagediffer from one country to another. mainly with regard to: rights and obligations of married couples: for instance, concerning their property, role as parents or their married name. relationship between religious and civil marriage. some countries recognise religious marriage as being equivalent to civil marriage, others do not. If you move abroad after having entered into a religious marriage only, check the consequences for your marital status. the possibility for same-sex couples to get married. As of today, the following EU …