Fraud: Invalidating Premarital and Postmarital Agreements in Pennsylvania

Fraud - a material misrepresentation to induce someone to do something - can invalidate a Pennsylvania marital agreement. The law presumes that marital agreements between adults in Pennsylvania are valid absent fraud, coercion, or duress. Even agreements between husband and wife. But what is fraud? What is Fraud? In the context of marital agreements, fraud … Continue reading Fraud: Invalidating Premarital and Postmarital Agreements in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Marital Agreements

Post-nuptial and marital settlement agreements can be complex and affect income and property. People can enter into several agreements affecting marital property in Pennsylvania. The types of agreements are: an antenuptial agreement ("prenup"), a postnuptial agreement ("postnup") and the marital settlement agreement. All three agreements can determine how marital property will be disposed of in … Continue reading Pennsylvania Marital Agreements