Clearly, when parties marry, they hope to stay together ‘til death do they part. However, that is regrettably not always the case. In more than 40% of marriages, the parties will separate.
It is therefore prudent to consider ways in which assets, and in particular the farm, can be protected in the unfortunate event of the breakdown of a marriage.
One such way is for the parties to enter into a financial agreement (commonly known as a pre-nuptial agreement) prior to their marriage.