Avoiding Will Disputes

Avoiding Will Disputes

Will disputes can divide families and cause a lot of anguish to family members. Family members may no longer speak to each other if they are fighting over a deceased family member’s will. Would you like to know how to avoid a will dispute? Carry on reading on below to...
Avoiding Inheritance Disputes

Avoiding Inheritance Disputes

Fighting with your family members over your inheritance can be horrible. Inheritance disputes can be very ugly. An inheritance dispute can break up a family or make them fight for decades. No-one wants that to happen to their family. There are ways to avoid having...
Will and Trust Contests

Will and Trust Contests

Questions for Discussion What legal standing and grounds are required to attack a will and a trust? What standard of proof is required when attacking a will or a trust? What are the allowable time periods for attacking wills and trusts? Is it easier to contest a will...
Tips to avoid Trust Disputes

Tips to avoid Trust Disputes

SOME IMPORTANT TIPS TO AVOID TRUST DISPUTES Read the trust instrument carefully and, if in doubt, obtain legal advice. If the settlor requests changes, check the effect of these with legal advisors. Take particular care if the settlor wants the trust to hold risky a...