Sri Lanka Law of Maintenance in Brief.

Maintenance can be identified as a financial support for a person’s living expenses, or the support so provided. Considering divorce and legally separation relevant law reflect in the 1999 Maintenance Act. It is the general law on maintenance during marriage.The Act requires any spouse with sufficient means to maintain the other spouse, if such individual […]

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Grounds for Divorce in Sri Lanka.

Divorce can be simply defining as termination of a marriage the canceling the legal duties and responsibilities of marriage, thus dissolving the bonds of matrimony between a married couple. Considering developed countries such as Australia (2.3), Japan (2.0) Canada (2.1) and Germany (2.3) Sri Lanka has low crude divorce rate (0.15) according to UNICEF Sri […]

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