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Mellor Olsson Lawyers
Helpful guide on what you need to do if someone close to you has died and you are responsible for their affairs.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
When an owner has died, a European holiday home can go from heavenly to a headache in administering the owner's estate.
Kott Gunning
This issue of the death of an executor should be considered by will makers, executors, administrators and beneficiaries.
Kells
Article outlines the key advantages of a testamentary trust including asset protection and reducing tax.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
This article is a short guide to help walk you through the basic steps involved in administering a deceased estate.
Cooper Grace Ward
Depending on when an inheritance is received, courts vary about how it is treated in family law property settlements.
Kells
You may be able to make a Family Provision claim, if you have been left out or inadequately provided for in a Will.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Discussion about the impact of the SRFA Bill on testamentary trust wills and deceased estates.
China
R&P China Lawyers
PRC Inheritance law raises various questions and issues for a foreigner with assets in China or with a Chinese spouse.
King & Capital Law Firm
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Hong Kong
Withers LLP
With an increasing number of countries and territories having reported cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) over the past few days, the global number of confirmed cases of ...
Conyers
Private wealth generally falls into two categories.
India
Rajani Associates
If there is no Will, the estate is distributed among the legal heirs according to the laws of succession
Vaish Associates Advocates
According to section 2(f) of the Indian Succession Act, 1925 Probate refers to a copy of the will that is certified by the seal of a court of competent jurisdiction.
Vaish Associates Advocates
Will is a legal document through which a person decides how his/her property would be distributed, allocated and spent after his death. A person who dies without creating a will is called dying intestate.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
The Private Client team at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas is delighted to share, via our Private Client blog, our comments and opinions shared in various leading media publications globally.
Vaish Associates Advocates
A will is a legal declaration of the intention of a person who is desirous of transferring his wealth to the subsequent generations.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
The issue of legatees vs. nominees still seems to be causing confusion in the minds of the public.
Clark Wilson LLP
From its beginnings, the Sikh faith was a head of its time and emphasized the equality and dignity of women:...
AZB & Partners
Though the concept of ancestral property has been in existence since time immemorial, the term has not been defined in any of the legislations governing
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