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Dead Ringer: Court Finds that Deceased’s Unsent Text Message Constitutes Informal Will

by |December 7, 2017

To make a valid will, put simply, it must be in writing, signed by the person making it (called a […]

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Will Made by Schizophrenic Man Declared Invalid by Queensland Court

by |January 24, 2017

In order for a person to make a will, they must possess the necessary capacity to understand its effect and […]

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Parsons v Davison: Court Removes Dilatory Executor

by |November 8, 2016

An executor enjoys a position of great trust and power. As the person (or persons) responsible for administering a deceased […]

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Barakett v Barakett: Dependent Adult Son Denied Further Provision from Mother’s Estate

by |October 6, 2016

The recent New South Wales case of Barakett v Barakett [2016] NSWSC 1257 highlights the issues that adult children may […]

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