Family Law Keyed to Weisberg
Meyer v. Mitnick
Plaintiff Barry Meyer and defendant Robyn Mitnick became engaged. Plaintiff gave defendant a custom designed engagement ring. Plaintiff asked defendant to sign a prenuptial agreement and defendant refused, causing the engagement to be broken. Both parties claimed the other caused the breakup. Barry brought suit for the engagement ring, claiming it was a conditional gift given in contemplation of marriage. Defendant counterclaimed that the ring was an unconditional gift, and that she was entitled to keep it because plaintiff broke off the engagement. The trial court granted plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment.
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