The decision to divorce can be hard on both spouses, but it can be even more difficult to grasp for their children.
A prenuptial agreement is a legal tool/document that is never accorded casual or indifferent treatment when raised as a family law topic. We duly noted that in a recent Berdon, Young & Margolis blog post, stating in our September 16 entry that prenups are “endorsed by some parties and flat-out slammed by others.”
The answer to today’s blog headline query posed above is simple enough. If you are a Connecticut grandparent, you can demand access to your grandchildren via a court petition.
We’re an imperfect bunch when collectively considered, but we’re trying.
A deep and empathetic legal team of attorneys knows well from on-point experience that the universe of potentially relevant matters in the family law universe is both vast and varied.
We note on our website at the Connecticut law firm of Berdon, Young & Margolis that divorce-linked property division can cause “chills to run up people’s spines.”
Fixed yet variable.
We noted in a post from last week that some of our readers across Connecticut and elsewhere likely “wince” when the family law topic of prenuptial agreements is breached. That is understandable, given that the subject matter of such contracts relates to topics that arise in the context of divorce.
Wedding season is just around the corner. If you are tying the knot, considering a prenuptial agreement is not out of the ordinary. More people are getting married after developing a career and cultivating own wealth independent of their soon-to-be spouse. Also, those entering their second marriages may have continuing support obligations.
Parents all across Connecticut are raising a child alone or with another parent to whom they are not married. However, just because these types of parenting circumstances are common doesn't mean they are easy.