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Kott Gunning
These are important changes relevant to legal practitioners who practice in the area of contested deceased estates.
Carroll & O'Dea
Statutory will provisions give effect to the testamentary intentions of an incapacitated person, as defined by a court.
Torkin Manes LLP
Over the years, monied spouses who do not have the protection of a marriage contract have tried numerous strategies to evade the long arm of family law legislation, with varying degrees of success.
Clark Wilson LLP
Upon the breakdown of a spousal relationship, dividing property between the two spouses is often a contentious issue.
McLennan Ross LLP
For many individuals in Alberta, living in a relationship of interdependence (a common law relationship) without the benefit of marriage is a choice
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
In the fairly recent appellate court decision, Society of Notaries Public of British Columbia v. Law Society of British Columbia, 2017 BCCA 448, BC's highest court was faced with the question
Nctm Studio Legale
With the final judgement no. 3641/2018 the Italian Supreme Court has ruled on the creditor's right to undertake the clawback action against a family trust
Cavell Leitch
Immoveable assets, such as land or anything affixed to land, is governed by the law of the land where it is situated.
Cavell Leitch
Any advancing or borrowing money inter-family (usually for property) should be formally discussed with a lawyer.
Paz Horowitz
Mediante la Resolución No. 071-2018, del PLENO DEL CONSEJO DE LA JUDICATURA, publicada en el Registro Oficial No. 270 de 26 de junio de 2018, se promulgó el Reglamento de Actuaciones ...
Guzeloglu Attorneys-at-law
Under the Turkish Civil Code (Law No: 4751) ("TCC") the termination of marriage with the divorce can only be done within the context of justified divorce grounds set out in the Civil Code.
Withers LLP
In conversation – family lawyer and accredited mediator Suzanne Kingston and family consultant and accredited mediator Suzy Power discuss how valuable mediation can be in resolving family disputes.
Wright Hassall LLP
The Times newspaper reported on Saturday 30 June that there was a huge disparity in numbers between those likely to be affected by dementia and those preparing for it.
Brodies LLP
In May this year the Scottish Government issued a consultation paper on the reform of child law in Scotland.
Withers LLP
When we first started discussing the prospect of arbitration for family law, the possibilities seemed immense but the practical reality a long way off.
Withers LLP
The majority of Withers clients would view the need to conduct any family disputes (divorce, separation, children and financial settlements) ...
Mishcon de Reya
A heterosexual couple will hear today if they have won their landmark legal battle in the UK's highest court to be allowed to enter a civil partnership.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Once the decision is made to file for divorce, the most common question asked, is how long will it take to finalize my divorce.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Every parent wants their children to have the opportunity to go to college and prepare themselves for a career. In the midst of a divorce case, however, making your children's college plans can be problematic.
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
In 2017, New Hampshire adopted the Uniform Power of Attorney Act, which became effective on Jan. 1.
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Parents should document any funding arrangement of a family property purchase, to avoid the risk of a costly dispute.
Cooper Grace Ward
Estate planning practices could have significant consequences for resource compensation and conduct agreements (CCAs).
HHG Legal Group
Circumstances surrounding the entry into pre-nuptial agreements are considered when assessing their validity.
Solomon & Co.
The Maharashtra Co-operative Societies Act, 1960 allows a member to nominate a person or persons to whom his share and interest in the co-operative society will be transferred...
Stacks Law Firm
Creditor sues for money received by bankrupt from his late mother's superannuation fund.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
President Trump signed sweeping tax legislation into law on Dec. 22, 2017, resulting in several significant changes to the wealth transfer tax system, effective as of Jan. 1, 2018.
Carroll & O'Dea
This article focuses on some information provision issues addressed in the new ethical guidelines on the use of ART.
Kemp Strang Lawyers
This case should provide comfort to parents or other parties who consider assisting individuals to purchase a property.
Cooper Grace Ward
If recently separated, the most important but the trickiest of your goals must be: Do not fight in front of the children.
Stacks Law Firm
You might want to help your children or grandchildren now, rather than leaving them your assets later, in your will.
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