Double portions sound greedy and in a way they are. If someone makes a lifetime gift and there is a gift in a Will to the same beneficiary was it the intention of the deceased to provide for them [...]
Curiously for the English lawyer a child can hold legal title to real property in France. A fact largely irrelevant for the English lawyer - until that is an English minor domiciled and resident [...]
A quick update Blog with five practicalities with running a private client practice in April 2013.
People used to talk about the "risk free return" but recent economic events have spawned a new phrase to capture the essence of current investment offerings "return free risk". It may be a joke, [...]
In this appeal the executors tried to argue that there had not been sufficient representations made by the deceased, nor had the defendants acted to their detriment on reliance of those [...]