Avoiding Estate Claims Upon Death - 5 September 2018 (On Demand)

Description

This webinar will look at practical measures to implement in order to minimize the possibility of estate claims upon death.

In particular, the following areas will be discussed:

  • The advantages and pitfalls of using trusts to avoid estate claims; 
  • The use of contracting out agreements to protect estates; 
  • Avoiding the freezing of assets upon death; and 
  • Ensuring family protection, undue influence and lack of testamentary capacity claims are not made upon death.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Determine how to structure an estate in a way that minimizes the possibility of an estate claim;
  • Learn how to use trusts and contracting out agreements to avoid estate claims;
  • Identify practical measures to ensure assets are not frozen upon death; and
  • Gain a better understanding of how to prevent the various types of claims that can be made upon death.

SUITED TO

Legal profession; A general working knowledge of the law relating to estate disputes will be presumed; Intermediate to senior lawyers.

ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE

5 September 2018

PRESENTER

Sharon Chandra, Senior Associate, Turner Hopkins

1.25 CPD hours

  • On Demand Event
    Complete online in your own time (Self-paced)
    • $190.00 excl. GST

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