Category: Common Law

married in ontario
Common Law

How to get married in Ontario: A Step-by-Step Guide

Congratulations! You’re engaged! Now what? There are a few steps that you’ll need complete to be legally married in Ontario. FAQs about getting married Take a proactive step before you get married and contact Angrove Law to help with your prenuptial agreement! External Source: Marriage Act, R.S.O. 1990 c.M.3

ending common law relationship in ontario
Common Law

How to end a Common Law Relationship in Ontario

You can end a common law relationship at any time with no required legal action. Unlike married couples, you do not need a formal divorce to end your relationship. What about my property? When you end a common law relationship in Ontario, you are not required to split property. Furniture,

cohabilitation agreements (cohab)
Common Law

Are you considered Common Law in Ontario?

You’re not legally married, but you may be considered to be in a common law relationship! You are considered common law in Ontario in two situations: Cohabitating means to live with a person in a conjugal relationship. What does that mean? Essentially, a romantic relationship! How do you determine if