There are a number of reasons why Wills get challenged. This article aims to discuss some of those reasons and to find out how they are challenged. From the public perspective Anyone over the age of 18 and who has mental capacity in England and Wales can write a Will. For it be valid, it…

A court in Queensland earlier this week ruled that an unsent text found in the drafts folder of a deceased man’s phone the day after his suicide was a valid Will. This was despite opposition from the deceased’s excluded widow and son who stood to benefit from his intestacy. In the text itself the deceased…

Its nature and effect? Receiving a Larke v Nugus letter can seem rather scary but this short article should give further insight as to why they are sent, what you should do and what it all means. A Larke v Nugus letter is sent when there is a dispute with a Will and the purpose…