Trust And Estate

Previous 8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   Next

UK consults on reforms to non-contentious probate

22/07/2013

The President of the Family Division's Working Group is consulting on the proposed amendments to the Non-Contentious Probate Rules 1987.

read more /




Hawksford and Carey Olsen set legal precedent and secure UK charities £1.5m

19/07/2013

Three UK charities are set to gain £1.5m as a result of a landmark court case in Jersey which has set ...

read more /




Carey Olsen expands BVI and Cayman trust law capabilities with new appointment

17/07/2013

Carey Olsen's trust capabilities in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and the Cayman Islands have been expanded with the appointment of ...

read more /




Withers sketches the impact of US Supreme Court decision on same-sex couples

12/07/2013

While two landmark decisions on same-sex marriage by the US Supreme Court leave questions unanswered they do offer opportunities for tax ...

read more /




Law Society launches new standard for wills and estate administration

08/07/2013

The Law Society has launched its first recognised quality standard for wills and estate administration. The Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme ...

read more /




Relatives abuse position to steal over £230,000 from 92-year-old - but won't have to pay it back

03/07/2013

Relatives of a 92-year-old woman who were appointed to manage her affairs used their position as a "licence to loot" nearly ...

read more /




Hiscox expands foreign home insurance offering

02/07/2013

Specialist global insurer Hiscox has launched an improved overseas home insurance offering for its private clients with new lines of cover ...

read more /




Coutts restructures international trust business to focus on Jersey - selling Cayman arm

28/06/2013

Coutts is restructuring its trust business, to develop a "centre of expertise" in Jersey.

read more /




EXCLUSIVE: Farrer explores implications of Prest case

19/06/2013

On 12 June 2013 The Supreme Court handed down its eagerly awaited landmark decision in the case of Prest v Petrodel ...

read more /




Anti-Avoidance by Simplification

14/06/2013

On 31 May H M Revenue & Customs launched a second consultation on the simplification of periodic and exit charges for ...

read more /




Previous 8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   Next