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Do I Need a Prenuptial Agreement?
Posted on September 20, 2017 by Case Law Firm
Until death do us part is the intent; the reality is that half of marriages in Connecticut end in divorce. Recognizing that many marriages do not last a lifetime, a Prenuptial Agreement (commonly referred to as a prenup) can prevent prolonged litigation, and the accompanying rancor, by addressing financial issues while both parties have each other’s best interests at heart.
What can you accomplish with a Prenuptial Agreement? As of 1995, there is a statute which sets forth matters that may be agreed upon prior to getting married, such as the disposition of property, the modification or elimination of spousal support, and the righ...