The Equity Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court handed down a decision on 23 October 2020 in relation to legal issues in the areas of Estate Law and Property Law. Several properties which are of … [Read more...] about Acting under a Power of Attorney
Division 2 (in particular, section 18) of the Succession Act 2006(NSW) allows the Court to authorise wills to be made, altered or revoked for persons who do not have testamentary capacity , whilst … [Read more...] about Statutory Wills – for when testamentary capacity is lacking
Kovac v Chanak  NSWSC 1023 (31 July 2017) The case relates to the burial of “Jovan Kovac” in plot #33 at Mona Vale Cemetery in June 2012. At the time, the burial took place with the consent of … [Read more...] about DISPUTING A BURIAL PLOT LICENCE
It is not uncommon in a relationship, whether marital or de facto, for a party to the relationship to receive the benefit of an inheritance at some stage in the relationship. The inheritance may then … [Read more...] about How is inheritance dealt with in a property settlement?