Silicon Valley Business School

Community Property

Married business owners, entrepreneurs, patent holders, executives and anyone holding property will have an interest in how the property is divided on death or divorce. California and several other U.S. states operate a form of marital property sharing known as "Community Property". This module presents the core rules of community property, explaining how marital and personal property are divided between spouses on divorce or death of a spouse.

Free Course Sections
Below you have free access to some of the learning materials in each section of this course. These are provided for you to educate yourself on the course content. If you want to gain a good understanding, we recommend you watch each video and read all the materials in each section before moving along to the next section.

Community Property
Community Property: Ownership and Division of Marital Property in Community Property States
Community Property: Issues that Arise in Community Property Cases
Certificate Course
The Certificate Course covers the same material, but tracks your progress and tests you in each section. Once you have passed all the quizzes in the Certificate Course, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.

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