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Four years after a Queensland woman disappeared at sea a Brisbane lawyer trying to highlight flaws in the state’s estate laws is frustrated...
In the recent decision of Wright v Wright [2016] QDC 74, the Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation (“CHF”) was very nearly...
In the recent decision of In the Estate of Robert Edmonds [2016] SASC 41 the Supreme Court of South Australia determined that the deceased died...
In the recent Western Australian case of Blyth v Wilken [2015] WASC 486, the Court was required to interpret the Will of a deceased person to...
In the recent decision of Carter v Brine (No 2) [2016] SASC 36, the Supreme Court of South Australia ordered that an applicant and beneficiaries...
In the recent decision of Hoskin [2016] QSC 31, the Queensland Supreme Court was faced with the unique task of determining the proper distribution of...
The recent Queensland Court of Appeal decision of Abrahams v Abrahams [2015] QCA 286 has highlighted the uncertainty and difficulties for an...
The lawyers responsible for a legal first in Australia – having the Court declare a Will on an iPhone to be valid- have gone back to court for...
In the decision of Brine v Carter [2015] SASC 205, the South Australian Supreme Court has ruled that the obligation of Administrators to claim...
Publication: SpearsWills written out or even dictated on phones or computers stand a good chance of holding up in court, judging by recent...

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