antenuptial (prenuptial) agreement
- A written contract made by a couple planning to marry that outlines the management and potential division of their assets and income if the marriage ends. It is often used when one or both individuals have significant assets, previous children, probable large inheritances, or high earning potentials
- Before their marriage, the couple finalized their antenuptial (prenuptial) agreement to protect their individual property rights.
- With the help of their lawyers, they meticulously drafted an antenuptial (prenuptial) agreement.
- The terms of the antenuptial (prenuptial) agreement dictated the division of their shared and individual assets in the event of divorce.