9.8.2019 | Maggie Leiper

How to Protect Yourself From Will Scams

Much has been written about protecting older or vulnerable people from online scams – according to Age UK, an older person...

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31.7.2019

FAQs about the Residence Nil Rate Band (‘RNRB’)

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26.7.2019 | Jenny Walsh

What happens to your digital assets on death?

This question is become increasingly prominent with the advancement of technology and increase in social media platforms. Digital assets can...

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3.7.2019

Assets abroad? Why you may need more than...

As more of us become internationally mobile, it’s increasingly common to own assets abroad. Yet lawyers say many people...

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31.5.2019 | Elspeth Neilson

‘DIY Wills’

The Law Gazette has recently reported that ‘DIY Wills’ are being blamed for the rise in probate disputes, and this...

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25.3.2019 | Jan Atkinson

Cross Border Issues – Wills and Succession

An increasing number of individuals have connections with more than one jurisdiction. Conflicting rules can significantly affect their estate planning...

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25.3.2019 | Jan Atkinson

Intestacy Rules

What are the rules of intestacy? It is estimated that between half and two-thirds of the adult population have not...

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23.9.2018

Suzanna Baker Explains Court of Protection Applications to...

Private client lawyer and specialist Court of Protection lawyer, Suzanna Baker, recently spoke to the BBC concerning applications to ‘The...

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13.11.2017

Mutual Wills – FAQs

The High Court’s decision in the recent case of Legg and Burton v Burton [2017] has highlighted the issues surrounding...

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30.7.2015

Osbornes successful in landmark Court of Appeal decision...

In the case of Bagum v Hafiz and Hai [2015] EWCA Civ 801, the Court of Appeal considered, for the first time,...

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