https://www.thegazette.co.uk/wills-and-probate/resources/data.feed?service=wills-and-probate&results-page=1Search Result2017-12-13T22:53:25.902Z110110160http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101293Modernising wills legislationtso2017-11-23T09:51:17Z2017-11-21T23:59:59Z
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Modernising wills legislation
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As the government continues its review of the laws governing wills, Joshua Williams, of Furley Page, explains why estate planning and having a properly drafted will in place has never been more important.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101289Unsealing of King Edward VIII's willtso2017-11-17T15:07:00Z2017-11-17T23:59:59Z
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Unsealing of King Edward VIII's will
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The seals of the envelope containing the will of the abdicated King Edward VIII can now be broken to identify who holds the copyright of his literary works.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101258Ethical consideration for probate practitionerstso2017-10-18T11:53:53+01:002017-10-18T23:59:59Z
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Ethical consideration for probate practitioners
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David Stevens, of ICAEW, gives an overview of the ethics and safeguards involved when carrying out non-contentious probate work.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101235Online probate applications now acceptedtso2017-09-28T09:39:42+01:002017-09-28T23:59:59Z
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Online probate applications now accepted
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The Probate Service is now accepting online applications from personal applicants.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101199Abuse of power of attorneytso2017-08-22T12:41:21+01:002017-08-18T23:59:59Z
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Abuse of power of attorney
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How can you ensure that safeguards are in place when you give someone the legal authority to make decisions on your behalf? Kerry Morgan-Gould explains what we can learn from a recent case.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101198Investigating sudden death: the role of the coronertso2017-08-17T10:25:09+01:002017-08-16T23:59:59Z
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Investigating sudden death: the role of the coroner
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Nicholas Rheinberg, of the Coroners’ Society, explains how the coroner’s function has changed over eight centuries.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101192Place a deceased estates notice in The Gazettetso2017-08-08T08:38:44+01:002017-08-03T23:59:59Z
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Place a deceased estates notice in The Gazette
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As an executor of a will, one of your responsibilities is to deal with any claims against the deceased’s estate. 
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101190What happens to digital assets on death?tso2017-08-04T09:08:49+01:002017-07-27T23:59:59Z
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What happens to digital assets on death?
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Who owns and can access your photos, music and social media account content when you die? And would bequests via a tweet hold water? Alan Eccles, of Brodies, outlines what happens to digital assets on death.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/10118610 reasons why you shouldn't delay making a willtso2017-07-26T15:39:54+01:002017-07-20T23:59:59Z
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10 reasons why you shouldn't delay making a will
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Katie Alsop, of Wright Hassall, explains why it’s time to get your affairs in order.
http://www.thegazette.co.uk/id/content/101180Probate applications: digital statement to replace oath-swearingtso2017-07-12T14:25:47+01:002017-07-12T23:59:59Z
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Probate applications: digital statement to replace oath-swearing
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Those applying for probate online will be able to make a 'digital statement of truth', rather than swearing in person at a solicitor's office or a probate registry.