Contentious Trusts & Estates: Challenging a Will


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Alfred Ip and Geraint Ho discuss essential points related to disputes involving Wills and their validity, including provisions which can be afforded to dependants and creditors towards an estate. They also highlight some high-profile estate dispute cases in Hong Kong Courts and how to properly approach your Estate Planning.

SHOW NOTES 00:41 Proving a Will 02:45 Entering a caveat 11:09 Real life scenarios 14:58 Carrying out an investigation 16:43 Client-solicitor confidentiality 18:25 Settling inheritance disputes 19:30 Inheritance Provision for Family and Dependants Ordinance, Cap. 481 24:59 Validity of the Will 26:10 Landmark cases in Hong Kong 28:08 Final considerations on Estate Planning

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