Monday May 25, 2020

Prenuptial law could lead to Irish weddings in Britain

Proposals to make prenuptial agreements binding under English law could lead to Irish couples being advised to marry in England, according to a leading family law solicitor.

27th November, 2004

Proposals to make prenuptial agreements binding under English law could lead to Irish couples being advised to marry in England, according to a leading family law solicitor.

The Solicitors Family Law Association (SFLA),which represents more than 5,000 solicitors in England and Wales, last week recommended to the British government that prenuptial agreements be made legally binding and enforceable, except where that would cause “significant injustice'‘.

Hitherto, the English courts have held that such...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 4 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago