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Relief from forfeiture in inheritance cases


Under the Forfeiture Act 1982, a person who unlawfully kills another is prevented from inheriting any of the deceased’s estate. Many would expect this to be the case. The Court […]

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The crucial role of an LPA during COVID-19


Alongside a huge surge in the demand for making a will, the importance of lasting powers of attorney (LPA) is also being recognised. An LPA makes provision for a family […]

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The inheritance act: a guide for claimants


Senior Associate Emma Saunders and Solicitor Emelie Vardon from the Contentious Probate department at Sintons have recorded a series of four podcasts. Today’s edition concentrates on the inheritance act: a […]

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COVID-19 Q&A | Sintons | Wills, Trusts & Estates


During these unprecedented times, where the situation is changing on a daily basis, we are aware that individuals and business owners will have many questions and uncertainties about how these […]

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