They signed a pre-marital agreement that had granted Ted all the property of the marriage if they divorced. In addition, the agreement waived Brittany`s right to maintenance. During his marriage, Ted created a software company that made him a billionaire. Bretagne stayed at home to raise her six children. If they divorce 15 years later, the court would probably not impose the marriage contract on the grounds that it was ruthless to deny Brittany the property accumulated during the marriage or assistance in dissolving it. The obligation to advertise is at the heart of any valid pre-marital agreement. In the absence of adequate publicity, it is difficult to establish a binding contract, especially since essential facts have been ignored. .