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Egypt
Sadany & Khalifa Law Firm
The procedures of the notarization differ from one case to another depending on the kind of documents needed to be notarized.
Kenya
Anjarwalla & Khanna
The High Court of Kenya recently ruled that certain sections of the Children Act and the Law of Succession Act are not in line with the spirit of the Constitution of Kenya and declared them to be void ...
Mauritius
Ocorian
Enabling high-net-worth clients to retain control of their assets while keeping maintenance costs to a minimum, Client Director
Nigeria
LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
Man has come to accept this inevitable reality and legal systems have designed laws to manage deceased's affairs after his passage to the great beyond.
Fred-Young & Evans
Most people associate the making of a Will with the anticipation of death.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
In Lagos State, as in other States in Nigeria, the Probate Registry, under the supervision of the High Court, has the exclusive jurisdiction to issue grants of probate...
South Africa
Schoemanlaw Inc.
A person's last Will and testament, best to refer to as a Will, embodies a representation of all that a person is worth. In a more profound sense,...
Tonkin Clacey Pretoria
Where a deceased dies testate or intestate and certain of the testate or intestate heirs elect to renounce their right to the inheritance,
Dykes Van Heerden Inc
Unfortunately, we often encounter divorce orders where the immovable property is dealt with in very little or no detail.
Tonkin Clacey Pretoria
The term adiation is a term adopted from the Roman law signifying the acceptance of an inheritance by an heir.
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
See below our latest updates concerning the legal and business implications of the situation. We will continue to publish insightful commentaries, so please check back frequently or get in touch...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
With regards to the registration of a full DIFC Will it will be required that the Testator as well as two witnesses, join a video conferencing call with an authorized officer of the DIFC Wills and Probate Registry (WPR)
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
As a result of the developing COVID-19 situation, the DIFC Wills Service Centre has made the decision to stop accepting appointments at their offices from now until April 26th 2020.
STA Law Firm
The United Arab Emirates Law of inheritance is very broad. It is suitable for not only Muslims but can be applied to inheritance cases involving people of any religion and nationality.
SCHLÜTER GRAF Legal Consultants
his Legal Briefing provides an overview of the changes introduced by the New Rules.
The Legal Group
There are different ways in which wills can be drafted in the UAE.
STA Law Firm
The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts recently made an announcement towards the amendments to the rules
Zimbabwe
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
A trust is a fiduciary arrangement that allows a third party in the name of trustee to hold assets on behalf of a beneficiary or beneficiaries.
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
A boy was left at a very tender age, his parents were involved in a car accident and they died on the spot. Boom! Boom! That was the end of his luxurious life and a journey into uncertainty.
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
A Deed of Transfer is a legal document that shows proof of ownership to an immovable property.
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