Category Archives: contracts and agreements

Washington Family’s Plight a Reminder of the Importance of GLBT Estate/Financial/Health Planning

As reported by the Miami Herald, a federal court in Miami has thrown out the lawsuit of a Washington State lesbian who was denied access to her dying partner at Jackson Memorial Hospital. On February 18, 2007, Janice Langbehn and … Continue reading

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Marriage Alternatives and Contracts that Protect Same-Sex Couples

Both same-sex and opposite-sex couples in Massachusetts who choose marry are essentially entering into a binding contract with each other and the state.  The state sets the terms of this marital contract, which dictates property ownership, inheritance, separation, property and … Continue reading

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