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Beware of the DIY Will

A few people choose the ‘cheap and cheerful’ route to putting a plan in place to leave behind their wishes in the event of their death. Unfortunately, as we have learned from this case, choosing not to sit with a … Continue reading

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Landmark Court of Appeal Ruling makes it easier for disinherited children to challenge a parent’s Will

Melita Jackson passed away in 2004 leaving her £500,000 estate to three animal charities, RSPCA, Blue Cross and the RSPB. She made it clear within her Will why her daughter, Heather Ilott, was not to benefit from her Estate, however … Continue reading

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