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Coleman Greig Lawyers
Discussion about the impact of the SRFA Bill on testamentary trust wills and deceased estates.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Article discusses the Family Court arrangements that work for children on the autism spectrum & those with special needs.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Article discusses the 3 ways that an executor can be paid for services rendered.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Article highlights issues with lack of resources for the Family Court and provides links to other publications including ADR.
Gilchrist Connell
The testator, who had a history of delusions and hallucinations, had enough testamentary capacity when making his will.
Cooper Grace Ward
It's normal to be upset if your spouse asks for a #divorce, but reaching for a stun gun is not a wise separation move.
Canada
Miller Thomson LLP
In Ontario, if an individual dies without a valid will, their estate will pass in accordance with the laws of intestacy, which are set out in the Succession Law Reform Act, R.S.O. 1990,...
McKercher LLP
Have you ever wondered what happens to a person's property when he or she passes away without having a valid Will?
O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP
As new trust reporting and disclosure rules come into force for 2021, the New Year will see wills, trusts and estates lawyers grappling with how the changes impact their practice...
Clark Wilson LLP
Since the Family Law Act, S.B.C. 2011, c. 25 ("FLA") came into force in 2013, the courts have grappled with the meaning of "significantly unfair" in the context of reapportionment claims.
Watson Goepel LLP
"If I knew then what I know now …" is a common refrain among family law clients, heard again and again by counsel.
Clark Wilson LLP
As family law lawyers, we see a lot of mistrust between spouses. Frequently spouses will accuse the other of hiding money or assets to keep for themselves.
India
Prithwish Ganguli Advocates
In my practice life, I frequently face clients who married in India as per the provisions of either Hindu Marriage Act or Special Marriage Act
UK
Wrigleys Solicitors
The last year or so has seen a number of changes for the Probate Registry with the closure of some sub-registries, the threat of more closures, a new computer system and the possible...
United Arab Emirates
Hassan Elhais
This is in accordance with Article 120(4) of the new Law.
United States
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
ISDA will "re-consult" on the implementation of pre-cessation fallbacks.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Federal legislation known as the "SECURE Act" (the "Act") was signed into law on December 20, 2019. The Act makes substantial changes to the rules governing IRAs and other qualified plans.
Zimbabwe
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
A perennial dark cloud had been hanging over the lives of all female children in Zimbabwe....
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
The end times ought to be approaching and approaching fast! If during Jesus' time men had the kindness in their heart to acknowledge and take care of their offspring regardless of the inherent evil they possessed, ...
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
The Ante nuptial contract is at the heart of modern marriage systems. Known also as the Pre nup, this agreement is sui generis (unique) primarily because of the consequences it enforces and the parties to which it strictly applies to.
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