First, the District Court determined that the purported prenup
was not a valid and enforceable agreement because it was not witnessed, as required by statute.
So why are millennials so keen on prenups
? Experts credit several factors with the trend.
In related news, Princess Eugenie and Brooksbank made headlines earlier this week after it was reported that they won't sign a prenup
ahead of the royal wedding.
For divorcees in the top tax bracket, the change could mean they effectively pay double in post-tax costs compared to what they had previously agreed to in their prenups
Lovers avoid prenup
LOVERS have little interest in prenuptial agreements, according to research by lawyers.
Even if children from a prior marriage are not an issue, prenups
can be helpful.
I've always felt a prenup
for a marrying couple is a plan to fail, an exit strategy before they have even entered the marriage.
have increased in popularity in recent years and, if the Commission's proposals become law, it will provide greater certainty for family businesses and entrepreneurs.
Romantics will claim that the overwhelming argument against prenups
lies in the wedding vows themselves.
Sophie Williams, of South Wales law firm Watkins and Gunn said that prenup
agreements were becoming more common, particularly among people with existing assets who are marrying for a second time.
According to the solicitors polled, there has also been a shift in the age of people requesting prenups
, with more than half (55%) stating that couples who approach them for the agreements are getting younger.