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Maurice Turnor Gardner
The Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal recently handed down an important judgment in the case of Al-Thani v Al Thani, permitting the enforcement of foreign oral wills in the BVI.
Cyprus
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
Under Cyprus law, a will is a written document in which a person, the testator, decides and specifies how their estate will be managed and distributed after death.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
The legal framework of property disputes between spouses and partners, is regulated by the Law Regulating Property Affairs of 1991 (No. 232/91). The Family Courts have exclusive...
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
The below part is based on inheritance and succession law in Cyprus and discusses the difference between the statutory portion and the disposable portion of an estate.
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
According to The Parents and Children Relations Laws 1990 to 2008, parental care or responsibility is defined as the duty and right of both the parents, who exercise it jointly.
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
Same-sex couples can also celebrate their marriage in Cyprus without any discrimination. The procedure is simple, meaning that even tourists on holiday in Cyprus can celebrate their marriage.
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
Cypriot citizens have the right to apply to change their name or surname, correct any errors, or make any additions to the competent authorities (i.e., the district administration offices).
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
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European Union
Walkers
"It is only when the tide goes out that you learn who has been swimming naked". This quote – usually attributed to Warren Buffett – resurfaces when economic conditions worsen,...
Guernsey
Collas Crill
There are many reasons why a person may wish to change their name. Upon the breakdown of a marriage, people often wish to revert to their previous name prior to the marriage.
Hong Kong
Withers LLP
During the lockdowns and travel restrictions imposed on the world over the past two years, many of us have become acutely aware of the power of our families.
Withers LLP
Mr and Mrs Wong have been married for 20 years with one daughter studying in university and one son studying in high school. Mr Wong's parents contributed an initial down payment to buy them a ...
Monaco
CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo
Le Code de droit international privé monégasque issu de la loi n°1.448 du 28 juin 2017 est applicable à Monaco depuis le 8 juillet 2017.
CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo
The Monegasque Code of Private International Law, as set down by Act n°1.448 of 28 June 2017, has been in force in the Principality's legal system since 8 July 2017.
CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo
La loi n°1.523 du 16 mai 2022 relative à la promotion et la protection des droits des femmes vient d'être publiée au Journal de Monaco du 27 mai 2022.
CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo
The law n°1.523 of 16 May 2022 on the promotion and protection of women's rights has recently been published in the "Journal de Monaco" on 27 May 2022.
CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo
Les actes de l'autorité parentale n'ont pas tous la même portée. C'est pourquoi ils se répartissent entre les actes usuels, qui peuvent être réalisés par un seul parent...
United Arab Emirates
Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
Under the UAE personal status laws, a custodian and a guardian are two different concepts.
Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
In this final Part V of the series on family law matters for expats in the UAE, we continue to understand the key changes brought by the new law in the Emirates of Abu Dhabi...
Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
Interfaith marriage refers to situations where the spouses who belong to different faiths conclude a marriage.
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