May 10, 2017

Antenuptial contracts: Can I get one after marriage?

Antenuptial contracts: Can I get one after marriage? Couples who are interested in an antenuptial contract often make the decision to get one before they are married. That is the ideal scenario. However, some couples may have already gotten married in community of property, and later decide to change to another form of marriage contract. […]
October 20, 2016

Do I need an Antenuptial contract before marriage?

Do I need an Antenuptial contract before marriage? An antenuptial contract is an important document that, under South African law, determines whether your marriage will exist in community of property or out of community of property, with or without the accrual system. An antenuptial contract offers a number of benefits: 1. Preventing your intended marriage […]
May 13, 2016

Validity of Antenuptial Contracts

Validity of Antenuptial Contracts One must be careful when drafting and signing an Antenuptial Contract. Aside from ensuring that the contents is all correct, one must also ensure that all the necessary provisions are contained therein to make the contract valid. The consequences of neglecting to do so may result in a marriage in community […]