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Probate update: disputed domicile and Inheritance Act claimsSubscription

23 April 2019By

Roman Kubiak looks at Kohli v Proles [2019] EWHC 193 (Ch), where the court dismissed an application to appeal the finding of an England and Wales domicile in Inheritance Act claim.

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Probate fees and civil partnershipsSubscription

15 April 2019By

In something of a mixed bag this month, Lesley King comments on the introduction of civil partnerships for opposite-sex couples and the latest news on probate fees.

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Library FAQ: bare trusts and declarations of trust

18 June 2019

The Law Society Library explains where you can find precedents for bare trusts and declarations of trust.

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PAS FAQ: executing a will without full testamentary capacity

15 April 2019

Our Practice Advice Service considers what you can do if your client’s testamentary capacity changes before their will has been executed.

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Library FAQ: illegitimate issue

6 March 2019

The Law Society Library discusses the succession rights of illegitimate relations on an intestacy.

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PAS FAQ: How binding are my costs estimates?

14 January 2019

How far can the Senior Courts Costs Office (SCCO) exceed a costs estimate? The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service explains.

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