Eccentric wishes and charitable purposes

Posted by: Richard McDermott and Adam Carvalho TEP | Date posted : 09/12/2014

The festive season is fast approaching and the courts have been busy. Recent decisions in cases involving unusual and eccentric testamentary wishes or charitable giving are an early festive gift for trust and estate practitioners to mull over during the holiday break.

This article was first published by Solicitors Journal on Tuesday 11 November, and is reproduced by kind permission.


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