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On 8 August 2019 HMCTS introduced digital amendments to grants, known as re-issued grants.
With climate change, terrorism and rising international unrest, the world is in the midst of one of the greatest refugee crises ever.
We met with HMCTS again to review how they have been addressing the issues impacting the probate service since we last met.
The Financial Conduct Authority's deadline for making a claim for mis-sold payment protection insurance is coming up on 29 August 2019.
My aunt wishes to execute a lasting power of attorney. Can I be her certificate provider as required by Sch 1.2(1)(e) of the Mental Capacity Act 2005?
HM Courts and Tribunals Service is conducting a pilot to trial a new system for appointing an accredited legal representative.
I am a sole executor dealing with the administration of an estate where there are two residuary beneficiaries. What information should I provide to them? Would the position differ if there were only lay executors dealing with the administration?
Although it remains unclear when and how the UK will withdraw from the EU, we continue to advise our members to prepare for all eventualities.
We speak to Ian Bond, head of trusts and estates at Talbots Law, about the new online probate service and what it means for you.
HMCTS will begin issuing the new-style grant of probate certificates from Monday 4 March. Here's what you need to know.
This accreditation scheme covers the representation of patients in all proceedings before the first-tier tribunal.
This accreditation supports practitioners with best practice for wills and estate administration.
Our quality mark covers all types of personal injury work for defendant and claimant injury practitioners.
This popular event is tailored for private client practitioners dealing with the unique challenges of elderly and vulnerable clients
From the Private Client Section: Read our Q&A with HMCTS on how firms can prepare for the probate fees scheme.
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