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Watkins Tapsell
While none of us want to think about dementia or death, legal things should be in place now, to reduce the stress later.
Carroll & O'Dea
Article explains court authorised wills & when to apply for a court authorised will and testatmentary capacity.
Carroll & O'Dea
Article describes how section 63 of the Duties Act 1997 (NSW) affects distribution of assets from an estate?
Watkins Tapsell
There are a number of things that you must consider about the legal system for your adult child with a disability.
O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP
With increased mobility, it's becoming more common to have assets in several jurisdictions, in which case, it is important to create a comprehensive estate plan that considers all of your assets and not just the assets located where you live.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
In Hearn v McLeod Estate, the sale of a forged Norval Morrisseau painting and the expert evidence surrounding its authenticity was at issue.
Minden Gross LLP
Adding to the anticipated 2018-2019 deficit, Doug Ford's provincial government has provided a $250 tax break to estates which will be probated on or after January 1, 2020
King & Capital Law Firm
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Ogier
Like any other undertaking which has a real presence in Jersey, a family office will need to consider whether a business licence is required for its operations prior to it setting up in Jersey.
CLD Legal
At some point in our lives we have heard our parents, grandparents or closest relatives say "I will always be with you. I will never leave you.
Frank Legal & Tax
One of the essential parts of such a will is the appointment of an administrator of the estate who has to manage all matters regarding the estate
Herrington Carmichael
People who live together are taxed separately and each person has their own personal allowance entitlement.
The Legal Group
There are different ways in which wills can be drafted in the UAE.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Filing a Gift Tax Return for Non-Gifts Can Be the Best Insurance Against Unpleasant Tax Surprises Down The Road
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Business succession and estate plans are made based on circumstances existing at the time they are put in place.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
In Jozefowicz v. Allstate Ins. Co., 35 Cal. App. 5th 829 (2019), insured plaintiff Stanley S. Jozefowicz sought to enforce a check for policy benefits against his homeowners insurer, Allstate Insurance Company, ...
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
To protect assets, your trust must own them and be irrevocable.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
For many business owners, estate planning and succession planning go hand in hand. If you are the owner of a closely held business, you likely have a significant portion of your wealth tied up
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Did you know that it may be advantageous to file a gift tax return when transferring property to, or for the benefit of, a family member even when a gift tax return is not required?
Eide Bailly LLP
Estate planning can be a difficult subject, but it's important to look forward, so you can make sure your family is in the best position for their future.
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Blaney McMurtry LLP
Topics covered included another decision in the ongoing Residential School Settlement saga (procedural fairness), family law (unequal division of property and striking pleadings for failure to comply with disclosure order)
Herbert Smith Freehills
A recent decision of the High Court clarified that where a beneficiary of a will predeceases the testator and the gift vests in the beneficiary's children under s. 33 of the Wills Act 1837
Clark Wilson LLP
The case of Gully v Gully, 2018 BCSC 1590 provides useful insight on a peril of putting property into joint tenancy. The decision illustrates the importance of considering the financial status...
M Mulla Associates
Let's look at a situation where a married Hindu female dies intestate leaving behind her self -acquired properties.
Wrigleys Solicitors
A family constitution can help provide structure alongside future-proofing the business.
GuernseyFinance
As fiduciary professionals, we are operating in a rapidly evolving world of international families and ownership structures; one where international regulation and compliance requirements become increasingly complex just as clients become more global in their outlook.
Wrigleys Solicitors
People who become the subject of Court of Protection proceedings often do so at a time when their life has been impacted by a significant event,
Giambrone & Partners
The question of inheritance can unwittingly cause rifts and dissension within a family leading to legal challenges and in the worst case, a fractured family.
Clark Wilson LLP
In a recent decision, the Supreme Court of British Columbia has clarified the property interests that may arise when a property is held in joint names
Hassan Elhais
The principal source of law of inheritance in UAE is Shariah and on the basis of which several Federal Laws have been promulgated.
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