2004Guide & Reference Material, Brochure

Marital Property Law in Wisconsin

Third Edition, State Bar of Wisconsin

Marital Property Law in Wisconsin is a three-volume set that provides a complete analysis of Wisconsin's Marital Property Act and subsequent trailer legislation.

Summary of contents

Volume I

  • Introduction; History; Basic Principles; And Constitutionality
  • Classification of Property
  • Mixing and Tracing
  • Management and Control of Property During Marriage
  • Obtaining and Granting Credit

Volume II

  • Debtors' and Creditors' Rights and Remedies
  • Marriage Agreements
  • Interspousal and Other Remedies
  • Income and Transfer Taxes
  • Estate Planning

Volume III

  • Family Law
  • Estate Administration and Nonprobate Transfers
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Ethical Considerations


  • Wisconsin Marital Property Act, 1983 Wisconsin Act 186
  • The Uniform Marital Property Act with Comments
  • Major Legislation Affecting Wisconsin Marital Property Act
  • Selected Bibliographies on Marital Property Reform

Table of Cases & Statutes

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