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Electronic signatures – yes or no?


Electronic signatures are valid

Law Commission says electronic signatures are officially valid – but not for everything The debate over electronic signatures appears to […]

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civil partnership and inheritance

Inheritance rules for civil partnerships Civil Partnerships are to be made available to all couples. Opposite-sex couples are to get […]

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How to witness a Will

The right way to witness a Will. There are strict rules in English law about how to witness a Will. […]

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Bona Vacantia and missing Wills

Why your estate could be declared Bona Vacantia A Bona Vacantia estate is one where the deceased person dies without […]

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Does an unsigned will override the intestacy rules?

Blog Question – ‘James’ asked us ” Does an unsigned Will take effect instead of the intestacy rules if the […]

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3 ways to make a Will for free

  Is the cost of making a Will putting you off? There are still a lot of people who haven’t […]

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financial provision - Ilott v Blue Cross

The Supreme Court has reduced a woman’s share of her mother’s estate. The highest court in England has overturned a […]

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Deed of Variation - changing a will post-death

 What is a deed of variation? If you want to change someone’s will after death you’ll probably need a deed […]

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Thinking of making gifts to charity? Use our 10 point plan   Charities in the UK have recently been under […]

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