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17. Jun

A prerequisite for an effective will is a serious intention on the part of the testator to prepare...

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16. Jun

There are many pressing issues that arise when it comes to succession. For instance, testators have...

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15. Jun

The reforms to inheritance tax need to be in place by June 30, 2016, yet company heirs in particular...

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14. Jun

If a will is withdrawn from official custody it is deemed to have been revoked according to the law....

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13. Jun

Faced with his imminent death, a testator is still able to prepare a nuncupative will, i.e. a will...

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10. Jun

On March 18, 2016, the General Court of the European Union ruled that the well-known novel character...

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09. Jun

The allocation of tickets for the UEFA European Championship in France has triggered the involvement...

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08. Jun

The Bundesgerichtshof (BGH), Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court, has ruled that advertising for...

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07. Jun

The so-called “Panama Papers” have the potential to reveal tax evasion on a massive scale. German...

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06. Jun

The term “Spa” is not a generic name for cosmetics and cannot be registered as a Community...

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