Property and Financial Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) – help or harm?

There has been a lot in the media recently about LPAs, in particular financial abuse.  Most astonishingly, former Court of Protection Judge Denzil Lush said that he would never sign an LPA because it could have a “devastating effect” on family relationships but is this simply because all the cases brought before him were the … Continued

Ilott v Mitson – Supreme Court Judgement

The Judgement of the Supreme Court’s decision in the case of Ilott  v The Blue Cross and others [2017] UKSC 17  [also known as Ilott v Mitson] was given this morning. The decision of the Supreme Court. unanimously overturned that of the Court of Appeal which allowed an adult child to claim against the estate … Continued

Removal of Executors- Clash of the siblings

In the case of Wilby v Rigby [2015], the court held under s50 of the Administration of Estates Act 1985 that both executors of an estate were to be removed in favour of an independent administrator. The executors and parties were brother and sister, both appointed equally with equal shares in the estate.

contesting a will time limits

Contesting a Will Time Limits

It is fundamentally important to establish the correct time limit at the outset of any claim. There are a number of possible time limits in probate and inheritance claims, which will all depend upon the individual circumstances of each case. Contesting a will can be tricky, there are a number of different avenues to potentially … Continued

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