The majority of courts classify engagement rings as a conditional gift, and ...
engagement, the condition is not met, and the engagement ring is returned to the
giver. ... person who caused the broken engagement to keep the engagement
Apr 22, 2013 ... Besides the emotional damage of a broken engagement — not to ... to the
relationship, the woman should be allowed to keep her gifted ring. ... laws of
etiquette absolutely require you to return an engagement ring when the ...
If the marriage does not eventuate, then the gift has to be returned because the
condition ... Some states treat engagement rings as consideration for a contract.
Jan 26, 2016 ... The Etiquette Daily ... A. She returns the ring regardless of who broke the
engagement. The ring is a symbol, not a gift, ... If the ring is an heirloom of the
woman's family, then the would-be-bride would keep it. Reply. Lori C says ...
Basically, although it can seem unfair, this means that unless there was an
agreement to return the engagement ring if the wedding was cancelled then the ...
Mar 9, 2010 ... ... etiquette is when it comes to keeping or giving back the engagement ring. [You
know where I stand and, as expected, some of you disagreed.
Oct 3, 2008 ... WHEN an engaged couple breaks up, does the ring go back to the one ... called
off, and when Ms. Bush did not return the ring, Mr. Tsai filed suit in ... was the one
who broke the promise, then the recipient could keep it. ... Letitia Baldrige, the
etiquette expert, said the person who breaks the engagement is ...
Sep 25, 2012 ... In the case of etiquette versus the law, etiquette says that the ring should be ... An
engagement ring is considered a gift, and you can keep it.
Engagement Ring Etiquette - All You'll Ever Need To Know About Engagement
and Wedding Rings Etiquette. ... Keep in Touch .... the ring. If the woman breaks
off the engagement, the fiancé can demand its return and she should give it back.
Jan 7, 2008 ... She tried to return the ring to Chris, but he refused, saying it was a gift. ... Custom
and etiquette may also win out, depending on the couple. ... has it that a woman
should return the ring if she cancels the wedding, but keep it if ...