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Should digital property be included in a prenuptial agreement?

By Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

The internet is the wild west of the 21st century. That sentiment has been expressed since the internet became available to consumers in the early 1990s. In terms of tangible value, the internet and westward expansion have one big thing in common – establishment of new property. What was once open, digital space is now property with real world value.

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Should a same-sex couple get a prenup before tying the knot?

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Monday, December 14, 2015.

Since the Supreme Court decided in June 2015, many same-sex couples have gotten married. Unfortunately, many of these couples will also experience divorce and without a prenuptial agreement.

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Putting a prenuptial agreement together can be positive

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Friday, November 20, 2015.

Getting married is one of the highlights of your life. The man or woman you love has said yes and you are over the moon happy. One thing that may come up is what to do about a prenuptial agreement. In the past, only the rich and famous needed prenuptial agreements because their marriages were often seen as tenuous and they had a lot to protect. Now, lots of people who are in the middle class are getting “prenups” too because it helps them plan for the future.

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Billionaire hedge fund manager Ken Griffin returns to court

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Friday, October 9, 2015.

When a billionaire hedge fund manager and his wife end up in court again over their prenuptial agreement, it makes the news. Kenneth Griffin and his wife Anne Dias Griffin will return to court this week to try to settle their disagreements over their prenup.

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Be honest and realistic when signing a prenup

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Friday, October 16, 2015.

You may think that couples who sign a prenup are already being more realistic than couples that don’t, admitting that many marriages end and that they want to have paperwork in place to protect themselves if that happens. This is true, but it’s important to remember that even those who sign prenups can fall victim to unrealistic expectations that can cost them.

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Reasons why a court might invalidate a prenuptial agreement

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Sunday, September 20, 2015.

Many people think that prenuptial agreements are only for the wealthiest of Americans. Others think that it is simply unromantic. After all, talking about who gets what if a couple divorces before the wedding even happens can seem that way.

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What you can and can’t include in a prenup

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Friday, August 7, 2015.

As we have discussed in the last few months, prenuptial agreements are very important to a couple’s marriage and, yes, their divorce. These contracts have a lot going on in them, and though they do carry great importance, they also aren’t for everyone. But what, specifically, are you allowed to include in the prenuptial agreement, and what are you forbidden from including?

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Prenuptial agreements for second — or more — marriages

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Friday, August 21, 2015.

When many people think of a prenuptial agreement, they may think about celebrity couples who want to protect the millions in property and real estate that each has. This is often true when it comes to the wealthiest of couples, but for everyday people entering into their second marriage — or even their third or fourth marriages — prenuptial agreements are very important.

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Who needs a prenuptial agreement?

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

In the last post, our blog started discussing how more and more betrothed couples are making the decision to execute prenuptial agreements, which we described as legally binding documents setting forth what each side can expect to receive — or not receive — in the event of a divorce.

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Should a prenuptial agreement be part of your wedding plans?

On behalf of Rebecca H. Fischer of Fischer & Feldman, P.A. posted in Prenuptial Agreements on Friday, May 15, 2015.

When planning a wedding, the bride- and groom-to-be must meet with a host of people from the florist, the jeweler and the event planner to the caterer, the travel agent and the musicians. In fact, many betrothed couples are now adding a meeting with another person to their already crowded agenda: the attorney.

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