Douglas County then undermined its own claim that Slater's processing of domestic partnerships
was crucial to clerk's office operations, Pocock said, by not filling her position after firing her.
A domestic partnership
registry is a no-cost way for us to tell major employers looking to expand or relocate that we are serious about providing a highly motivated work force.
Robert Reid formed a domestic partnership
in Lane County in February with his partner of 31 years.
Other cities followed, and these registries proved invaluable when non-civil service unions began to bargain for domestic partnership
In our case remaining unmarried, but bound together in a domestic partnership
is our only means of financial survival.
benefits, or employee benefits in general, contain two different types of benefits: economic and non-economic benefits.
The California Superior Court will have jurisdiction over all proceedings to legally separate, nullify or dissolve a registered domestic partnership
, including child custody.
In the case of the homosexual lobby, Bush has already shown solidarity by appointing openly homosexual men as the head of the Office of National AIDS Policy and as Ambassador to Romania, and declined to oppose an amendment approved by the House of Representatives allowing domestic partnership
benefits for homosexual employees of the District of Columbia.
Some were doing work on AIDS, many were involved in the effort to end discrimination on the job, others were campaigning for domestic partnership
benefits, still others were championing transgender rights.
A partnership joint venture operates much as a domestic partnership
with all U.
As a legal concept, domestic partnership
is designed to address the gray area occupied by couples living together with mutual, permanent commitments to one another who, for whatever reasons (including the legal inability to get married), do not marry but nevertheless believe their relationships ought to be entitled to recognition, ranging from joint library card privileges and gym memberships to tax and health insurance advantages.
Mayor Heilman also helped draft some of the City's pioneering laws including its domestic partnership
ordinance; the law banning discrimination against transgendered individuals and the law banning discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS.
An earlier campaign failed when petitions to repeal the domestic partnership
law were found to be 97 signatures short of the 55,085 required.
And I've got a special session in New Mexico right now precisely to deal with domestic partnership
and other issues.
Example 7: This example illustrates the application of the special rule in which a foreign corporation acquires a domestic partnership
interest rather than a domestic corporation.