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  • Wills, Trusts & Probate

    Posted 12.2.24

    Who can arrange a funeral after the death of a ...

    Contesting Wills and entering into family disputes following the death of a loved one is not as uncommon as you’d think, particularly where the subject of that dispute is the deceased loved one’s wishes.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 4.5.22

    The Fact-Specific Nature of the Inheritance Act ...

    When it comes to matters of inheritance, matters can quickly become complicated when there is a dispute......

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 28.7.16

    The Top 10 Famous Will Disputes

    Read about the top 10 Will Disputes amongst the rich and famous of the world featuring Michael Jackson, Asia's richest woman and the L'Oreal heiress.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 29.6.16

    When and Who Can Challenge a Will?

    When can you challenge a will? That was the question put before the Courts in a recent case brought by Mr Randall against his former mother-in-law’s estate.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 9.6.16

    More People Can Challenge a Will as Man Brings a ...

    The Court of Appeal has made a new ruling that could allow a wider variety of people to bring a dispute claim against a Will to challenge its validity.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 11.4.16

    The Bitter Dispute over Lynda Bellingham’s Estate ...

    When actress Lynda Bellingham passed away in 2014 few thought that her estate would be the subject of a bitter internal dispute between the family she left behind.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 16.2.16

    Disputed Probate Case as Family Battles over ...

    A fascinating case recently came to light concerning two brothers and a certain ‘suspicious’ Will made by their elderly mother.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 5.2.15

    Funny Man’s Estate to be Contested

    Rich famous film stars are no different to any other in life or in death. News has just been ...

  • Wills, Trusts & Probate

    Posted 10.2.14

    Not on the boardroom agenda (part 1)…

    This blog has highlights the need to consider inheritance tax when thinking about your business assets.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 28.8.12

    Let the right one in …

    Most people do this as a duty to their family or to their loved ones and do not expect anything in return.

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 13.6.12

    Is there a cuckoo in the nest?

    It is becoming more and more common that scenarios occur where relatives or trusted individuals are seen to act ‘immorally’...

  • Will & Estate Disputes

    Posted 4.4.12

    Careful planning for the future saves stress, ...

    Rebecca Iles of Darlington recently sued her mother, Margaret Iles, over money due to her from her deceased father’s estate.

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