Mondaq Offshore: Family and Matrimonial
HSM Chambers
In order for a Cayman Islands Will to be valid it must be both ‘essentially' valid and ‘formally' valid.
Walkers
The Law revises the rules which apply when determining whether or not a will made by a person who was domiciled outside the Cayman Islands at the time of their death, but who owned assets in the jurisdiction, ...
Ogier
The Cayman Islands' Formal Validity of Wills (Persons Dying Abroad) Law, 2018 came into effect on 1 February 2019.
Danos & Associates
Wills and Succession law in Cyprus is governed by both domestic and EU law. In regards to Cypriot statute law, the most significant enactments are:
Ogier
Over the last ten years significant changes have been made to Guernsey's laws of succession, the effects of which may be overlooked by some homeowners.
Simcocks
Divorce, or civil partnership dissolution, is a stressful time and it can be difficult to know where to start.
Ogier
January is the traditional time of year for writing or updating your will, but Islanders should also consider a LPA to record their wishes about their assets and personal care should they lose mental capacity.
Ogier
After a much-needed reform in the law, people in Jersey can now create Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA)
Ogier
This briefing has been prepared for clients domiciled outside Jersey who are considering making a will to cover their Jersey based movable assets.
G M Corporate and Fiduciary Services Limited
Malta is among the 18 EU member states where new EU Regulations clarifying the rules applicable to property regimes for international married couples or registered partnerships, entered into force on 29 January 2019.
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.
Hassan Elhais
The Personal Law in UAE permits the non-Muslim to draft a will and divide the property according to their will.
Hassan Elhais
Question: My wife and I recently divorced. Is it still possible to sponsor her? Answer: UAE law does not allow a man to provide visa sponsorship for a former wife.
STA Law Firm
The UAE is made up of around 80% expats which is one of the highest rates in the world.
Hassan Elhais
My husband and I divorced 10 years ago and I haven't seen him since. I moved to Dubai and would like my daughter to live with me. What needs to be done to let her come stay with me in the UAE?
Hassan Elhais
UAE law calls for the maintenance of a favourable and holistic environment for children.
Hassan Elhais
UAE Family Matters Q&As: How Can I Prove I Am Fit To Keep Custody Of My Child? In my column this week in The National newspaper, I answer an Egyptian woman who wants to know whether it is possible to apply the rule of her home country in the UAE in a family dispute, in this case
Hassan Elhais
In my column this week in The National newspaper, I answer a question on how travel bans relate to custody cases, reassuring a woman who is concerned that her work travel may give her estranged husband cause to file a custody case ...
Hassan Elhais
Legal experts weigh in after legal expert calls for divorce law for women to be tightened
Hassan Elhais
Legal experts weigh in after legal expert calls for divorce law for women to be tightened.
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When property interests are given away during life or at death, taxes are imposed on their transfer, as per Cyprus's tax law. Such taxes are known as estate and gift taxes.
HSM Chambers
In order for a Cayman Islands Will to be valid it must be both ‘essentially' valid and ‘formally' valid.
Hassan Elhais
The Personal Law in UAE permits the non-Muslim to draft a will and divide the property according to their will.
Ogier
In a recent decision, arising out of a long running family dispute concerning two trusts, the Royal Court made a number of notable findings regarding the scope and effect of undue influence in a trusts context.
Ogier
The Cayman Islands' Formal Validity of Wills (Persons Dying Abroad) Law, 2018 came into effect on 1 February 2019.
Danos & Associates
Wills and Succession law in Cyprus is governed by both domestic and EU law. In regards to Cypriot statute law, the most significant enactments are:
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.
Walkers
The Law revises the rules which apply when determining whether or not a will made by a person who was domiciled outside the Cayman Islands at the time of their death, but who owned assets in the jurisdiction, ...
Conyers Dill & Pearman
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to tax laws and regulations that may occur in Bermuda.
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