$396 – $440

Wills and estates: Family provision claims and informal wills

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Theatres 5 & 6, Level 7, 1 O'Connell Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

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Area of Interest: Wills and estates law

Speakers will provide important updates on family provision claims and lessons on informal wills.


CPD units: Three and a half (3.5)
Knowledge area: Substantive law
Cost: $396 - $440


Keynote address - practice and procedure within the family provision list

Topic 1: Family provision update - review of 2018 Court of Appeals decisions

  • Harris v Harris [2018] NSWCA 334
  • DJ Singh v DH Singh and Others [2018] NSWCA 30
  • Spata v Tumino [2018] NSWCA 17

Topic 2: Informal wills – lessons from the cases

  • What is a document? Writing on walls, audio tapes, wills on computers, video wills
  • Establishing that the deceased intended it to operate as a will
  • The status of instructions
  • Stop gap wills
  • Suicide notes

Chair:
Richard Neal, Accredited Wills and Estates Law Specialist and Partner, Teece Hodgson and Ward Solicitors

Speakers:
The Honourable Justice Philip Hallen, Equity Division, Family Provision List, Supreme Court of NSW
Hayley Bennett, Barrister, New Chambers
John Armfield, Barrister, Second Floor Wentworth Chambers


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