Backdating Marriage by Peter Nicholas

Peter Nicholas has made available for download his article, “Backdating Marriage,” published in the California Law Review and the University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-03.

The Abstract reads as follows:

Many same-sex couples have been in committed relationships for years, even decades. Yet it was not

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The Problematic Concept of Possession in the DCFR: Lessons from Law and Economics of Possession by Yun-chien Chang

Yun-chien Chang has made available for download his article, “The Problematic Concept of Possession in the DCFR: Lessons from Law and Economics of Possession,” published in the European Journal of Property Law and the University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper.

The Abstract begins as follows:

The concept of possession

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Community Property: IRS Publication 555

The Internal Revenue Service has made available its Publication 555 titled “Community Property”.

Read the introduction here:

Community property laws generally. Community property laws affect how you figure your income on your federal income tax return if you are married, live in a community property state or country, and file

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