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Couples often have serious discomfort discussing Prenuptial Agreements. Many factors cause that discomfort, from beliefs that Prenups signal a lack of trust, to the belief that prenups are for rich or famous people.  Emotions are probably the leading cause of the reluctance engaged people have about talking Prenups.  Molly McCluskey, in an article for DailyFinance.com, stresses what our site knows, to wit, that Prenuptial Agreements are important to the premarital discussions that every couple should have.  In her article she suggests that every couple considering marriage should start the Prenup Process, even if they don’t finish it.

Every Couple Should Discuss

Prenups Even If They Decide

Not To Sign One…

Despite the difficulty of the Prenup discussion every couple should discuss Prenups and the items that should go into them.  Prenuptial Agreements are an important tool for a couple.  Just because you don’t want to talk about the items that would be in a Prenuptial Agreement doesn’t mean they won’t later pop up and become marriage killing arguments.  Topics such as who owns what property, what behavior is acceptable online and on social networks, whether and degrees or licenses obtained during the marriage will be marital property, who may keep pets and other serious issues that would normally be resolved in a Prenuptial Agreement can be the basis for a war of the roses divorce.  There is no harm in spending a little extra time and money now to avoid huge cost and heartache later.  Having a game plan for marriage is what Prenuptial Agreements are really about.  Even if you decide you will never sign or use it, the conversation is still an important one to have!

 

Source:

DailyFinance.com – Do We Need a Prenup?

 

 

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Verbal Promises Can Be Used By A Court

To Invalidate A Prenup!


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A Long Island, New York woman recently convinced a Divorce Court to make a ground breaking decision. As seen in this ABC News Video, a couple went to war in Court over their prenuptial agreement, and the husband lost.  A New York Appellate Court threw out the couple’s prenuptial agreement based on oral promises made by the husband to the wife.  The agreement was presented to the wife six weeks before the wedding.  The wife’s lawyer called the agreement “heavy handed” in an interview.  The wife refused to sign and four days before the wedding, she says he promised to get rid of the prenuptial agreement once the two began to have children.  She signed.  A Court later ruled that he had fraudulently induced her to sign as he did not rip the prenup up and in fact sought to enforce it.

Oral Agreements & Verbal Promises

can be used by Courts

to Invalidate a Prenuptial Agreement…

In an Interview with ABC News, her Lawyer, Dennis D’ Antonio, a commercial litigator in Manhattan states, “If you are too greedy and marginalize a spouse, it’s a lot easier for an Appellate Court to agree with a legal argument that would invalidate a prenup than it otherwise might be if that prenup was fair. It’s not a given that the prenup is going to rule at the end of the day. It levels the playing field with couples dissolving a marriage with a prenup.” 

 

Source:

ABC NEWS  –Long Island Woman Wins Groundbreaking Prenup Battle 

 

 

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