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Category Archives: postnuptial agreement

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Challenging a Prenuptial Agreement

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

In the event of a divorce or the death of one of the spouses, a prenuptial agreement specifies how property and assets are to be divided. As a legal document, a prenup can be useful in protecting the financial security of other family members and preserving the rights of certain beneficiaries, such as children… Read More »

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Two Occasions When a Postmarital Agreement Is Important

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

If you are engaged or happily married, the last thing you may want to discuss is the potential for divorce. Unfortunately, the fact is that the divorce rate is high in this country, and even the happiest couples often go through periods in their marriage which may challenge their relationship. During these times, a… Read More »

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Postnuptial Agreements Can Protect You When Reconciling With Your Spouse

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Making the choice to end your marriage is a complicated and painful decision, even after a period of separation. Whatever the problems in the relationship that prompted you to live apart, time away from each other and perspective on the situation could make a reconciliation seem like a good idea. Problems can arise, though,… Read More »

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Why Pre and Postnuptial Agreements Are Important for Same Sex Couples

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Same-sex partners fought long and hard to get the right to legally marry in Florida and throughout the United States, but that does not mean they do not face the same types of conflict that all couples face. During divorce proceedings, these couples can run into serious conflicts over assets and property they have… Read More »

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Three Reasons To Consider A Postnuptial Agreement

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

For many engaged couples and newlyweds, the idea of marriage is tied up in romantic notions of living happily ever after with the love of your life. While this may be true to some extent, the realities of day-to-day life make maintaining a healthy, successful union more of a partnership, with each party agreeing… Read More »

Pre-Divorce? Understanding Florida Separation Laws

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

When a marriage hits a rocky point and the spouses are debating whether or not to consider filing for divorce, it is quite common for spouses to separate but remain married, until they decide whether officially filing for divorce is the most prudent course of action. This is perfectly understandable. There are numerous reasons… Read More »