Laws on Returning an Engagement Ring
Two people fall in love, become engaged, and plan to get married. They exchange rings and plan a wedding date. However, before the marriage something happens and the engagement is called off. One of the partners agrees to return her engagement ring but...
If the engagement is over, state law decides who keeps the engagement ring.
The law requires three elements to constitute a gift. ... the ring could still be
returned to the giver if the court considers the engagement ring a conditional gift.
... The majority of courts classify engagement rings as a conditional gift, and
award the ...
Jan 7, 2008 ... She tried to return the ring to Chris, but he refused, saying it was a gift. ...
Engagement rings fall under property, contract or family law, and how ...
Most states, but not all, have laws dealing specifically with engagement rings and
... your fiancee has to return the ring to you when the enjoyment is broken off.
Feb 17, 2015 ... A majority of courts find that the gift of an engagement ring contains an implied
condition of marriage. There's no fee to post your case to local ...
May 15, 2013 ... The bottom line is that the case law regarding engagement rings can change at ...
He cancels the engagement and asks Jill to return the ring.
When an engagement ends, most believe that the ring should be returned no
matter who called off the wedding. Some states have engagement ring laws that
website and to case law hosted on Google Scholar. The online versions ... is
broken, the engagement ring should be returned to the donor, regardless of fault.
Consider if the engagement ring is an expensive family heirloom. ... "discord
developed," which led Rodger to break the engagement and ask for the return of
the ring. ... In other words, the law does not care who initiated the termination of