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domestic partnership

A popular term for a committed relationship between two unmarried people who cohabit and often have one or more children together.
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5% identify as being in a same-sex domestic partnership.
If a couple is already set up as domestic partners financially, but are now legally married, they should check in with their financial team and even consider working with someone who holds the Accredited Domestic Partnership Advisors designation.
The Court also rejected the arguments of the City of Ann Arbor that it has statutory authority to provide same-sex domestic partnership benefits.
shareholder of CFCs that in turn owns stock in lower-tier CFCs through a domestic partnership takes the position that subpart F income of the lower-tier CFC or an amount determined under Sec.
Kathy Slater was an 11-year county clerk's office employee when she was fired in 2008 for refusing to accept domestic partnership declarations and issue certificates of registered domestic partnership to applicants.
The state Constitution prohibits government entities from recognizing domestic partnerships and offering insurance benefits to those couples, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott wrote in an opinion on Monday.
org) also provides useful information about sexual orientation issues in the workplace, such as listings of employers with antidiscrimination policies and domestic partnership benefits; resources for dealing with discrimination; and lesbian, gay, or bisexual employee organizations in various professions.
It is understandable that the people of Topeka would have questions about domestic partnership registries.
Fish, whose group lobbied for the domestic partnership law, said opponents' inability to collect enough signatures for a statewide vote or to prevail in court suggests that both the law and public sentiment are on the side of gays and lesbians seeking legal recognition for their partnerships.
If they're in a registered domestic partnership in the state of California already, they'll still be in a domestic partnership.
Brougham and Warren joined the group and introduced them to the concept of domestic partnership.
Because of our domestic partnership arrangement, he was able to make decisions for me when I was unable to.

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