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: In the UK, the numbers of unmarried cohabiting couples continues to increase, meaning that the law and practice relating to this area continues to grow in significance for family and private client lawyers. This fourth edition of the popular Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents has been extensively revised to take account of UK legislative changes, as well as significant new case law particularly in relation to pre-nuptial agreements. Whether preparing a cohabitation contract, drafting wills for cohabiting couples, advising on rights on relationship breakdown or the death of a partner, applying for a personal protection order or a parental responsibility agreement, practitioners will find authoritative analysis of the applicable UK law and expert guidance on procedural issues. Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents is the only work on the subject to provide commentary, checklists, procedural guides, and precedents in a single volume, making it an invaluable aid to practitioners advising unmarried couples. Contents include: property . cohabitation agreements . taxation of unmarried couples . personal protection . children . death and succession . pension rights of cohabitants . miscellaneous.