A curious case before the Court Of Appeal has seen a Christchurch engineer fail to get half the sale proceeds of his ex-wife’s veterinary clinic. Kirsten and Shaune​ Wylie started living together in 2005 and married in March 2008. Their marrage lasted seven years. They both had assets and business interests of their own and had signed an agreement contracting out of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976.

Jeremy joined Simon Barnett & James Daniels on Newstalk ZB to explain “pre-nups” and what it means to contract out of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976. Listen to the full interview here.