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The need for a holistic approach
SIG-related STEP Journal

Wesley O’Brien and Robert Lindley provide a Cayman Islands perspective on mental capacity, undue influence and vulnerable clients.

Tanya Butler talks about Mental Capacity SIG
Canada: Court uses video evidence to allow a will challenge
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The Superior Court of Justice of Ontario has relied on a video recording of a will-signing ceremony to rule that the minimal evidentiary threshold has been met to challenge the will (Carinci v Carinci, 2023 ONSC 6094).

Supplementary paper on testamentary capacity to Law Commission
Consultation response

STEP’s Wills Working Group has submitted its comments on testamentary capacity to the Law Commission of England and Wales (the Law Commission), as part of STEP’s ongoing contribution to the consultation process on will reform.

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