Category: Press comment

December 29, 2023

Bacardi anyone?

Another inheritance dispute as hit the news this week, involving assets worth over 700 million and a trust fund at the heart. Luis Bacardi the great grandson of the founder […]

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October 16, 2023

Promise dispute, solved

Reports have been circling regarding the case of Spencer vs Spencer. A proprietary estoppel claim put in by the son against his late father John Spencer. In John’s original will the […]

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August 25, 2023


Recent news reports have surfaced covering the results of a bitter inheritance battle over the £4.75 million fortune left by millionaire ice cream tycoon Ernesto Collici, as legal fees are […]

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July 20, 2023

Burger van chef takes the lot

Recent reports have been circling around the case of deceased business man David Turner and his estate. Turner’s sister contested the will when she found out that David had left […]

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June 9, 2023

Law Society surveys on will reform

Yesterday Todays Wills and Probate reported on the fact that private client solicitors are being asked by The Law Society for their opinions on the The Law Commission wills reform […]

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June 5, 2023

BGF backs IDR Law for growth

Harrogate-headquartered IDR Law, has announced a £3.25 million growth capital investment from BGF – one of the largest and most experienced growth capital investors in the UK and Ireland. IDR […]

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April 21, 2023

Where’s my inheritance?

This week ‘in the news’ the Express reported on the ‘millions of younger people that are banking on an inheritance from mum and dad’.   The article went on to […]

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March 14, 2023

A Royal Inheritance

Reports from the Daily Mail were circling over the weekend, regarding the £650 million fortune left from the Queen to the King. Showing that nobody is immune to sibling rivalries… Martin […]

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March 6, 2023

Removal of ‘trust’ manager

The Daily Mail reports on the case Leonard Cohen after his son and daughter seek to remove manager from $48 million trust, after manager Robert’s Kory’s lawyer admits to forgery. Cara […]

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