Administration of Estates - What Can Go Wrong?
This new live broadcast session is aimed at those practising in the area of estate administration, including those advising personal representatives and those acting as professional personal representatives.
Based on a case study, the session will assist you with doubts you may have when advising executors or acting as personal representatives in relation to estates that seem to be flawed with all sorts of difficulties.
What You Will Learn
This live and interactive session will cover the following:
- Who is entitled to receive a copy of an original will?
- Can a solicitor insist on acting jointly as an executor of a will?
- When and if professional executors should renounce
- What should professional executors do if beneficiaries raise concerns about a lay coexecutor?
- Who can challenge wills and on what basis?
- What role should personal representatives take in relation to claims concerning will validity or claims made pursuant to the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975?
- What distributions can be made during a dispute?
- How to deal with occupied properties whilst disputes concerning an estate are pending
- How to deal with allegations that the deceased’s funds were misappropriated in their lifetime
- What to do when beneficiaries refuse to approve estate accounts
- Can beneficiaries contest costs of administration?
Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.