Prenuptial Agreement

PRENUPTIAL AGREEMENT a prenuptial or antenuptial agreement is a contract entered into before marriage that limits property rights that would normally be acquired through marriage. Properly drafted prenuptial agreements are valid and enforceable in Michigan. Such agreements can limit or waive a spouse's rights to spousal support, to the estate of the other spouse, to remain in the marital home, or to dower, or to a homestead allowance, or to elect against a deceased spouse's will, etc.