Dating during a legal separation

Dating is a stage of romantic or sexual relationships in humans whereby two or more people meet socially, possibly as friends or with the aim of each assessing the other's suitability as a prospective partner in a more committed intimate relationship or marriage.It can be a form of courtship that consists of social activities done by the couple.

This term may also refer to two or more people who have already decided they share romantic or sexual feelings toward each other.A couple doesn’t need an order of separate maintenance and support in order to live separately prior to a divorce.However, a maintenance and support order can help couples protect themselves financially and resolve child custody and visitation issues during the separation period.A legal separation is for spouses that do not want to get divorced but want to live apart.The court order for separate maintenance and support will define the rights and responsibilities of the spouses while living apart and is enforceable through the contempt power of the court.