Will Challenges: From Suspicious Circumstances to Capacity
January 17, 2012
12.00 PM - 2.00 PM
This workshop will benefit law clerks working in Estates Law who wish to increase their value to their current employer.
- The process for challenging a will including the legal test for due execution of a will
- What constitutes undue influence, suspicious circumstances and the duty to assess a testator’s capacity
- Types of evidence that will be considered by the court in making findings including:
Expert evidence on capacity; and
Expert evidence on a solicitor’s duty.