A prenuptial agreement in Czech Republic
is signed by the future spouses
in the event in which the couple will get a divorce
. The document is drafted following the decisions agreed upon by the parties related to the common property
and the way in which it will be shared during the divorce procedure
. The prenuptial agreement
can also stipulate the manner in which one of the parties will pay alimony
, in the situation in which the couple has children. Our team of lawyers in Czech Republic
can assist local and foreign persons to sign a prenuptial agreement
Property of a married couple in Czech Republic
According to the applicable legislation in Czech Republic, the property that is accumulated during a marriage belongs to both parties, in equal manner. However, the prenuptial agreement can stipulate different aspects related to the common property.
A prenuptial agreement
can be signed in Czech Republic
previous to the marriage registration
, but it is allowed to enter into this type of contract
even after the couple got married. Still, it is important to know that a contract
that is signed after the wedding
is called an equity contract
The prenuptial agreement
is drafted and signed in front of a public notary in Czech Republic and it
will then be registered with The Society of Notaries
. Our team of attorneys in Czech Republic
can offer legal assistance for the drafting of a prenuptial contract
Stipulations of a Czech prenuptial agreement
The prenuptial agreement becomes effective immediately after the wedding, but it may be enforced at a later date, if the parties agreed so.
A prenuptial agreement can deal with the following issues, besides the common property:
• estate planning;
• asset management;
• responsibilities of the parties in case of debt.
In a prenuptial agreement, the parties will need to establish the applicable legislation concerning the marital property in the event of a divorce. They will have to stipulate the habitual residence of each party, the nationality of the spouses, the country in which the marriage was registered and many others.