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Cavell Leitch
A further temporary change was made to Enduring powers of attorney, so they could be witnessed via audio visual link.
Cavell Leitch
An Immediate Modification Order (IMO) can be made to legislation, to provide a temporary change during the epidemic.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
Article discusses Wills, Powers of Attorney, E-signing, lease renewals, trust matters, gifting & forgiveness of debt.
Cavell Leitch
The general rule is that a person's will is automatically revoked upon marriage, so you should need to update your will.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
Explanation of enduring powers of attorney & how & when they can be useful.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
The reality is, the time to plan your estate and make a Will is now, because when you do need it, it will be too late.
Duncan Cotterill
Having enduring powers of attorney and a well-drafted will in place is important for every adult, whatever their age.
Duncan Cotterill
Some of the common purposes of a trust, and the structures which can be utilised, will be discussed in this article.
Cavell Leitch
Recent case highlights the obligation to recognise children and outlines the effects of estrangement on any entitlement.
Cavell Leitch
Many people often don't know how complicated inheritance laws can be, to deal with these overseas assets after you die.
Cavell Leitch
A testamentary promise is when a person agrees to make provision for another in their will as reward for services or work.
Cavell Leitch
Immoveable assets, such as land or anything affixed to land, is governed by the law of the land where it is situated.
Duncan Cotterill
Executors are generally not obliged to notify family members of the death of the deceased but ought to seek legal advice.
Cavell Leitch
We recommend that everyone has a Will.
Chapman Tripp
Law Commission is asking whether reform is needed to achieve a fairer balance between the rights of creditors vs partners.
Cavell Leitch
The law recognises the importance of wills by imposing very strict requirements on how the documents are to be signed.
Cavell Leitch
All enduring powers of attorney will now be on new forms; a change which is intended to make the process simpler.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
From 16 March 2017, EPAs in the old forms that are not fully executed will need to be re-done on the new forms.
Cavell Leitch
From 16 March 2017, enduring powers of attorney (EPAs) must be on a new form to make them easier to make and understand.
Cavell Leitch
Failure to make proper provision in your Will could result in a claim being brought against your estate by that child.
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