Trusts

Recent Features and Opinion

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Back to basics: Nil-rate band discretionary trusts

2019-11-12T00:00:00+00:00By

Lesley King looks at the matters to consider when dealing with an estate where the will creates a nil-rate band discretionary trust

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Making an exit

2019-11-12T00:00:00+00:00By ,

Henrietta Mason and Holly Miéville-Hawkins present a practical guide to removing fiduciary trustees when they retire or lose mental capacity

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Red flags

2019-08-06T00:02:00+01:00By

Mariel Stringer-Fehlow outlines her tips and practical advice for trustees on spotting the early warning signs of a matter turning contentious, using four common scenarios

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Back to basics: Trusts for disabled and vulnerable people

2019-05-14T00:00:00+01:00By

Philip Warford looks at trusts for disabled and vulnerable people

Robert Hunter

Fraud buster

2019-02-12T00:00:00+00:00By

Robert Hunter is an internationally acclaimed trusts, fraud and asset-tracing solicitor with over 35 years’ experience. He is also profoundly deaf. He discusses what law firms could do better dealing with colleagues with sensory disabilities

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Seal of approval

2019-02-12T00:00:00+00:00By

The Law Society has endorsed investment management firm Tavistock Law. Managing director James King discusses a new fund Tavistock has launched, well suited for private client solicitors with money in trusts or Court of Protection awards

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Plenary: Changing times

2018-09-18T00:05:00+01:00By

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

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Under review

2018-08-07T00:13:00+01:00By

Private Client Section committee member Stuart Adams reviews a new edition of an established title on trusts, which is packed with useful information

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