matrimonial law

Estate planning and trusts in the divorce context

By |September 30th, 2014|

Estate planning and trusts in the divorce context
The creation of trusts for estate planning purposes or for tax purposes
In terms of South African statutory provisions, trust assets vest in

What is the benefit to families in making a prenuptial agreement?

By |September 30th, 2014|

What is the benefit to families in making a prenuptial agreement?
Prenuptial agreements can be used to protect family wealth and to ensure a fair settlement for all parties without

Legal and tax considerations of pre and postmarital agreements?(part II)

By |September 30th, 2014|

The Premarital and Postmarital Agreement- consider it when tying the knot or thereafter
Legal and tax considerations of pre and postmarital agreements?(part II)
Objectives.
The primary objective of a premarital agreement is

Income Tax Planning Considerations in Premarital and Post Marital Agreements

By |September 30th, 2014|

The Premarital and Postmarital Agreement- consider it when tying the knot or thereafter
Legal and tax considerations of pre and postmarital agreements?
(Part VI)
Income Tax Planning Considerations in Premarital and Post

Enforceability Premarital and Postmarital Agreement (Part III)

By |September 30th, 2014|

Family Matters: The Premarital and Postmarital Agreement- consider it when tying the knot or thereafter
Legal and tax considerations of pre and postmarital agreements?
(part III)
Enforceability
An important issue for the couple

Same Sex Marriages – the Premarital and Postmarital Agreement (Part V)

By |September 30th, 2014|

Family Matters: The Premarital and Postmarital Agreement- consider it when tying the knot or thereafter
Legal and tax considerations of pre and postmarital agreements?
(Part V)
I. Common Law Marriage.
A right at

Swiss matrimonial property law provides for three property regimes

By |July 29th, 2014|

Swiss matrimonial property law provides for three property regimes
Marital agreements help entrepreneurs to safeguard themselves and their families against any claims from third parties. They can be also useful

What you need to know about formulating a viable parenting plan under Polish law

By |July 28th, 2014|

What you need to know about formulating a viable parenting plan under Polish law
The parenting plan ought to be precise and detailed, defining the respective responsibilities of the parents

What you need to know about setting up an offshore trust for a Chinese high net worth individual (“HNWI”)?

By |July 28th, 2014|

What you need to know about setting up an offshore trust for a Chinese high net worth individual (“HNWI”)?
Issues arising from setting up an offshore trust for a Chinese

How could PRC community property rules impact offshore trust planning?

By |July 28th, 2014|

How could PRC community property rules impact offshore trust planning?
Property acquired during marriage will be presumed as community property if not otherwise structured. Property planning helps to obtain clean