Wills and Probate Update 2013 (5 CPD hours) 25 June 2013

Wills and Probate Update 2013 (5 CPD hours) 25 June 2013

This course will acquaint private client practitioners with recent developments in the areas of will drafting, construction and interpretation, trusts and probate practice and related tax issues to ensure practitioners can apply these developments to their daily practice and be able to discuss the changes in an informed way with colleagues and clients. It will also look ahead to future developments.

The course will cover:

~ Wills, trusts and probate cases and developments including:

-Testamentary Capacity

– Interpretation and Construction

– Liability for Negligent Advice

– Equitable Remedies,Rectification, Rescission

– Hastings Bass and Mistake

– Constructive Trusts and Proprietary Estoppel

– Family Provision claims

– Income v Capital

~ IHT cases and developments including:

– Reliefs

– Variations

– Compliance

~ Miscellaneous Tax issue

– CGT cases

– Compliance and Guidance

~ Future Developments

The course will be presnted by Lesley King of the College of Law is Co-Author of Wills, Taxation and Administration: A Practical Guide; A Modern Approach to Wills, Administration and Estate Planning (with Precedents); A Practitioner’s Guide to Wills; Wills: A Practical Guide and Editor of The Probate Practitioner’s Handbook. She is the wills and probate Columnist for the Law Society Gazette, and writes and lectures extensively on wills, taxation and related matters.

 Venue: Chichester (exact venue TBC)

Members £210 +VAT

Non-Members £420 + VAT

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