The Difference In Marriage And Family Law Between America And China

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In the practice of dealing with foreign marriage cases, the marriage lawyer shall get a general idea and master the American Marriage and Family Law as the arising of the divorce cases concerning American. During my practice in dealing with foreign marriage cases, I have get knowledge of some American marriage and Family Law. If I compare the American with Chinese Marriage Law and show the difference to the readers, it will help them to control the difference between these two laws so that I can offer better service to the client by using such intellectual when doing cases. The same and difference of marriage conclusion essential

A. The terms of American Marriage Law

1. the requirements of marriage contract. Many states’ American... View More »

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The main kinds of void marriage are as follows:

1. Both parties in the marriage are forbidden to marry by law. According to many states’ laws, no man can marry the woman who is lineal relative by blood, or collateral relatives by blood up to a scope with him, otherwise their marriage is void. For example, it prescribes in Massachusetts law that no man can marry his mother, grandmother, daughter, granddaughter, sister, stepmother, grand-stepmother, grandson’s wife, mother-in-law, grandma-in-law, wife’s daughter, wife’s granddaughter, brother’s daughter, sister’s daughter, father’s sister, mother’s sister.

2. Either party is not reach the legally marriageable age. It may cause the marriage to be void if one party is not reach 18 years old when holding the marriage ceremony. Those who do not reach the legally marriageable age shall get the approval of their parents or judge before marriage registration.

3. Bigamy. Many countries around the world don’t accept bigamy except the Africa and one or two Muslim countries.

4. Falsity. Falsity marriage means the marriage is based on a certain intention or aim. This situation mostly happens in the immigrant areas. Many citizens outside America emigrate to USA by marry an American citizen. To solve this problem, the American Immigration Law rules that those outside America persons who want to get the green card basing on the marriage shall have to stay in America for more than two years.

B. the void marriage in Chinese Marriage Law

According to article 10 in Chinese Marriage Law, Marriage shall be invalid under any of ...

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