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GDPR: I’ll try to keep it brief Subscription

14 June 2018By

You’re probably heartily sick of hearing about the GDPR, but it is undeniably relevant to trustees and personal representatives (PRs). Lesley King takes a closer look at some of the implications for private client practitioners.

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Payne in the probate: witness signatures and unauthorised withdrawalsSubscription

13 June 2018

This month Roman Kubiak looks at an appeal where a will was upheld despite lacking witness signatures and a case where an attorney has been ordered to account for unauthorised payments from their father’s estate.

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Library FAQ: How to find precedents for contentious probate

13 June 2018

The Law Society Library provides guidance on contentious probate (Larke v Nugus) and where precedents and guidance can be found.


PAS FAQ: LLPs, appointing partners and incorporation

27 March 2018

I am drafting a will and my firm, an LLP, is being appointed executor. If we incorporate at a later date, will this invalidate the appointment?

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PAS FAQ: How can I trace old life insurance policies and pensions?

8 January 2018

How can professional executors trace old life insurance policies and pensions? 

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PAS FAQ: Disclosing information in a disputed will

23 August 2017

What information, if any, can be disclosed about a disputed will?

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