# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Business Law Task 1988004054

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify laws regulating marriage.

Definition

Identification should include
  • common-law marriages
  • prenuptial contracts
  • bigamy statutes
  • availability of benefits to spouses
  • community and separate property
  • same-sex marriage and benefits available to partners.

Other Related Standards

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

Business Law

 

NBEA Achievement Standards for Business Law

Compare the definition of civil union with that of marriage.

 

Contrast the age requirements for marriage under the laws of different states and other countries.

   

Define "domestic partnership" and explain how it is created under various state laws.

 

Define marriage and explain the rights and obligations that are involved in marriage.

   

Discuss the impact of the laws of different countries on divorce, property distribution, child custody, and child support.

   

Discuss the impact of the laws of different countries on marriage and the rights and obligations involved in marriage.

   

Explain the impact of the laws of different countries on prenuptial agreements.

   

Explain the legal rules that apply to marriage, divorce, and child custody.

 

Identify the types of marriages that are prohibited by law.