To what extent should a Statutory Will reflect the source of the funds in P’s estate and the intended purpose of those funds?
This decision shows that CoP judges will give considerable weight to the source of a testator’s wealth and how it is being preserved when approving the execution of a Statutory Will.
No, says the Court. Readers might recall that in March 2015, the Court of Protection had indicated that an application needed to be made to that Court every time the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority were requiring a trust to be put in place. That point was appealed. The outcome of the appeal is that a […]