A good example of the motto “Get the right advice or pay the price!” is the case of Menzies v Marriott decided by the Supreme Court on 19 August 2009.
Challenges to estates by second spouses or de facto partners is a rapidly growing area of estate litigation.
When a person passes away they have a right to leave their property to whomever they wish, being family or friends and for this reason they create a Will. The Will contains their final wishes and directions as to how to distribute their property. Read on to find out what’s involved in contesting a Will.
The tragic bushfires have touched us all. Recent events reinforce the message about estate planning and putting your personal affairs in order. None of us know what is around the corner.