One of the more interesting legal tools I've used is called a partition. Simply put, a partition legally splits an asset or property amongst owners who are in a disagreement on how to handle it. Let me explain with a couple of examples.
What Happens After You Pass Away?
When you die and if your spouse remarries, will your spouse's new husband or wife and the stepchildren inherit your children's share of the family inheritance? This may be difficult for some people to think about, but it is something that married couples may want to consider. This is especially true in an era where some people are living much longer lives.