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A prenuptial agreement is a legal contract between two people who are planning to get married. The agreement lays out the rules that will apply to the couple’s property, debts, income and expenses in the unfortunate event that their marriage comes to an end.
A prenuptial agreement helps each person protect the property that he or she individually has coming into the marriage. So, for example, if one spouse has something of value before getting married and ends up selling it after a divorce, if there is no prenup in place, the profit may be considered joint marital property. On the other end of the spectrum, a prenuptial agreement can also protect spouses from each other’s debts, both those taken on before and during the marriage. The agreement may also outline what level of support one will receive from the other in the case of divorce or death.
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In North Carolina, a prenuptial agreement has limits on what it can and cannot include, and the agreement can be found void if it includes prohibited material. For example, a prenuptial agreement cannot:
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Yes, one prenuptial agreement lawyer cannot represent the interests of both you and your spouse. In order for your prenuptial agreement to be valid:
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If you are concerned about the validity of your prenuptial agreement, contact the experienced and knowledgeable prenuptial agreement lawyers at Charles R. Ullman & Associates today. We can review your agreement and determine the options for enforcement. Schedule a time to talk now.
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