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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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Same Sex Marriages And The Consequences To Your Will

From Saturday 29th March the first same sex marriages took place throughout England and Wales. Civil partnerships became legal in 2004, this allowed same-sex couples to live in legally recognised partnerships. However, the change in law will now allow them … Continue reading

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Administering a Loved One’s Estate – You Alone vs. Solicitor Supported Route

When your loved one passes away you embark on an emotional journey wrought with managing not only the loss of an important person in your life, but also keeping abreast of the amount of arrangements and tasks (legal and otherwise) … Continue reading

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