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Cohabitation refers to men and women live together as spouse identity on the basis of marriage. Nowadays, many countries and regions of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan have accurate regulations on this issue in their laws. However, a few researches have been done among the jurisprudential circles in China. But In reality, it is common to see the behaviors to violate the right of cohabitation, without any support from laws. According to this situation, this paper studies in the topic of cohabitation, trying to arouse the attention and introspection from jurisprudential circles to this issue, to promote an early solution of cohabiting right, to protect the legitimate interest of couples in China.
This paper consists of three parts: introduction, body and conclusion. And the main body is divided into four chapters.
Chapter I is basic theory of cohabitating right. The concept of cohabitation is the foundation of understanding the regulation of cohabiting right. The phenomenon of cohabitation can be derived from ancient time, but the concepts were different in ages. The right of cohabitation in this paper refers to the couple’s right to live together who has legal marriage relationships, that has the characters of exclusiveness, unity of right and obligation, closely connection to domicile, sexual life as main content, etc.
Chapter II is foreign jurisprudential situation of the right of cohabitation and analysis. In this chapter, I mainly introduce the jurisprudential situations of the right of cohabitation in the representative countries from the two law systems, such as Germany, France, UK, USA, and Chinese regions like Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, getting the conclusion that all the countries and regions have accurate regulations on this issue, moreover, it takes serious punishment against violation, which are good experience for reference.
Chapter III is…...

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