Posted August 8, 2017
Separation Agreement Drafting Error: Can a Spouse Take Advantage?
In Stevens v. Stevens, the couple had been married for 16 years when the wife discovered that the husband had been having an affair. As part of their attempts to reconcile, they crafted a marriage contract, freely negotiated with the help of separate lawyers.
Because the matrimonial home had been purchased using a significant amount of the wife’s own ...