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Julien Dif discusses recent changes in the Dubai International Financial Centre’s trust law
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24/11/2020
Eddie Bell, Sarah Arnold and Alan Johnson on avoiding weak claims under the 1975 Act following the recent England and Wales case of Shapton v Seviour
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24/11/2020
Elliott Philipps and Simon Everington detail the rules surrounding the recognition of foreign wills and intestacy in Gibraltar
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24/11/2020
Two recent England and Wales High Court cases give clarity to the operation and reach of the UK forfeiture rule, writes Polly Coram
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24/11/2020
Abigail Palmer-Page calls for clear and consistent financial limits for releasing funds without a grant of representation in the UK
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24/11/2020
Phil Youdan examines the future of anonymity in variation of trust applications in England and Wales
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02/10/2020
Paul Saunders describes how holograph wills may complicate or resolve existing succession plans in the UK
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02/10/2020
Alice Lau and Nicholas Tan describe how China’s tech boom changes the demand on trustees in Hong Kong and Singapore
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02/10/2020
Ed Smyth considers the UK Criminal Finances Act 2017’s UWOs and AFOs and what advisors need to know when dealing with them

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02/10/2020
Keith Corbin reviews historical changes in the private wealth sector that bear comparison to the impact of COVID-19
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02/10/2020
Eleni Drakou explains changes to the law of resale in Cyprus’ art world
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03/09/2020
Sinead O’Callaghan and Nathan Masih-Hanneghan analyse the complications of casting off ‘domicile of origin’
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03/09/2020
George Williamson and Jonathan Arr discuss funding options for private client disputes in England and Wales
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03/08/2020
Nicola Saccardo and Gabriele Colombaoini examine the new rules on the income tax treatment of trust distributions to Italy-resident beneficiaries
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03/08/2020
Sara Adami-Johnson outlines will revocation requirements in California, for when clients change their mind
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03/08/2020
Simon Blain considers whether there is a growing trend towards private dispute resolution in family law cases in England and Wales
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03/08/2020
Henry Wickham looks at sustainable investment and the role of the fiduciary, using Jersey as an example
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03/08/2020
Simon Mitchell explains why UK trusts are still key to effective estate planning when it comes to complex families
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03/08/2020
Katherine Pymont explains how to lessen the likelihood of a successful claim against a charity when drafting wills involving charitable bequests
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03/08/2020
Matthew Yates examines the recent change to the law of organ donation in England
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03/08/2020
Jersey will soon implement the OECD’s mandatory disclosure regime (DAC6) through its own mandatory disclosure regime; David Dorgan details its terminology and requirements
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19/06/2020
Tara E Frater highlights tax and legislative reforms implemented in Barbados to comply with the OECD’s BEPS project
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19/06/2020
Victor Barajas on the impact of recent tax reforms to wealth structures in Mexico
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19/06/2020
Bernadette Carey and Chris Duncan explain how to limit trustees' exposure to claims and liability.
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19/06/2020
Nicola Saccardo and Gabriele Colombaioni analyse the recent implementation of 5AMLD's impact on tax reporting of income
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19/06/2020
Stephanie Parker details the circumstances by which clients may claim a loss on sale of shares against inheritance tax in the UK
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19/06/2020
A recent England and Wales High Court decision provides guidance for trustees on making sure that their protections are valid, effective and cover their activities, writes Matt Shayle
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19/06/2020
David Kilshaw, Magnus Boyd and Matt Newton explore how recent tax reforms have changed home ownership in the UK
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19/06/2020
Tara Hopwood on the evolution of the role of a trustee during times of a crisis
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19/06/2020
Marie-Claire Bleasdale’s ‘practitioner checklist’ provides tips on how to prevent the risk of undue influence claims succeeding in court
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19/06/2020
Constance McDonnell QC explains how to ensure the validity of wills during a lockdown in the UK
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19/06/2020
Hetty Gleave discusses the rising trend of cohabitation agreements for unmarried couples in England and Wales
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19/06/2020
Jeremy Cline explains how implementing a family constitution can reduce the potential for disputes after death
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06/05/2020
Rebecca Rose considers trustee costs in removal applications following the Jones v O’Keefe decision in New Zealand
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06/05/2020
Samuel J Wilkinson explains the importance of protecting private client information from cyber-attacks
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06/05/2020
Linda Lamb considers the inclusion of pets in pre-nuptial agreements to help avoid painful disputes after separation
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06/05/2020
Kate Harris and Katherine Reed discuss the ownership of a body after a recent burial dispute case in England and Wales
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06/05/2020
Rachel Chisholm on keeping divorce costs down by encouraging solutions through mediation
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06/05/2020
Rosemary Marr TEP reviews the second edition of Patricia Byron's Last Orders
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06/05/2020
David Stead brings together the views of an international network of advisors in philanthropy
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06/05/2020
Hitomi Sakai warns of the tax implications for non-Japanese residents planning their estates in Japan
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06/05/2020
Paul Saunders explores survivorship when deaths occur in close succession across time zones
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25/03/2020
Julie Butler on how proposed IHT changes to lifetime gifting rules may affect farm succession planning in the UK
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25/03/2020
Yuri Andrey Mattana Freitas and Kelly Fuoco explain the impact of Law n. 13784 on the Brazilian investment fund industry
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25/03/2020
Vincent Chan and Fiona Chan examine trends in employee incentive plans in Asia
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24/03/2020
Geoff Cook reflects on how the ‘new-age’ family office has continued to embrace corporate governance
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25/03/2020
Peter Hodson on the use of the English Statute of Elizabeth for fraudulent transfers across jurisdictions
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25/03/2020