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Does community property applyin in Puerto Rico

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Does community property applyin in Puerto Rico
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Zoey, JD replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

If you're asking whether Puerto Rico recognizes the laws of community property with regard to a divorce in Puerto Rico, yes, the distribution of marital assets are determined under principles of community property law. This has been true in Puerto Rico since the 15th century.