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Vol 24 No 2 Feb/March 2019

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Cavendish Q&A: Succession 3rd ed

ISBN13: 9781859416211
ISBN: 1859416217
Published: April 2001
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

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The aim of this book is to provide samples of the types of questions found both at first degree level and on diploma courses.

This third edition has been extensively updated, including extended introductory notes and new chapters on the nature of wills and the mental element, formalities, revocation and alterations, and intestacy. the detailed coverage of family provision, construction and the administration of estates has also been expanded.

The areas of mutual and privileged wills, and the growing number of decisions involving claims in negligence brought by disappointed beneficiaries against solicitors, are also incorporated.

Validity of Wills: Nature of Wills and the Mental Element; Validity of Wills: Formal Requirements; Revocation and Alterations; Privileged Wills and Mutual Wills; Intestacy; Family Provision; Types of Gift, Construction, Failure of Gifts; The Administration of the Estate.