Daphne Perry offers some simple writing techniques to improve client service and business returns
The GDPR aims to give the individual control over their personal data. So what happens when a beneficiary to a will or trust asks for disclosure of their data? Craig Ward considers what you can do, as a trustee or executor, to remain compliant but maintain client confidentiality
Lesley King comments on recent developments in the private client sector, such as the controversial increase in probate fees and new wording for grant applications.
The Law Society updated its guidance on disputed wills in December 2018, Stephen Lawson looks at the changes.
The business of death is changing, as technology alters the way people are living their lives. How long before blockchain technology, e-signatures and chatbots become common on the private client stage? What else is waiting in the wings? Grania Langdon-Down investigates
Daniel Harris recaps the main legal issues affecting the writing of wills to cover cross-border assets
At the Private Client Section conference, Lesley King provided her annual update following a very busy year for private client law and practice, covering developments around data protection, trusts and ISAs
Deeds of variation and disclaimers can prove useful tools to redirect dispositions in a will. Angharad Lynn reviews the basics