Features

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    Plenary: Good as golden

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    At the Private Client Section annual conference, Lesley King provided her yearly update on private client law and practice, covering the residence nil-rate band, the importance of the ‘golden rule’, and an urgent Court of Protection application

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    Plenary: Intellectual capital

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Emma Chamberlain spoke at the Private Client Section annual conference 2019 on capital taxes, including the government’s planned reform of trusts, the transfer of assets on divorce, and the gifts with reservation of benefit rules

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    Sign here

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    At the conference, Teresa Trepak and Stephen Lewis from the Law Commission discussed with the Law Society Gazette’s Michael Cross the commission’s new project on the electronic execution of documents. Here, they tell us about the commission’s conclusions

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    Workshop: Inheritance tax on business property: how to protect your clients

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Steven Appleton rounds up his workshop on inheritance tax on business property.

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    Workshop: Developing more private client work

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Kim Tasso summarises her session on developing a stragegy to get more private client work.

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    Workshop: Pensions

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Luke Brooks and Paul Garwood sum up their workshop on pensions.

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    Wokshop: Contentious probate update

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. William Moffett recaps his key contentious probate cases from 2019

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    Workshop: Elderly client care and the Mental Capacity Act 2005

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. Helen Clarke rounds up hers on elderly client care and the Mental Capacity Act 2005

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    Opinion

    Turn of events

    2019-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Fiona Heald looks back at the annual conference, and ahead to our upcoming events and how we’re looking to support you in the year ahead