Wills & Estates Intensive
Start time 3 Mar 2021 9:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 3 Mar 2021 12:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Live Stream Only
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Designed for Legal practitioners
Product Code I21006
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Substantive Law: 3.0
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Wills & Estates Intensive

3 Mar 2021 9:00am - 3 Mar 2021 12:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Live Stream Only

Applications for Judicial Advice in the Supreme Court –Advice, Approval, or Direction of a Deceased Estate

This session will provide guidance when making an application for Judicial Advice of a Deceased Estate under Order 54.02 of the Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015.

This session will cover:

  • Tips when making an Applications for Judicial Advice, Approval or Direction of a Deceased Estate; and
  • Circumstances in which a Trustee, Executor or Administrator can access these provisions.

Recent examples and Cases of significance discussed.

Presented by: Eleanor Coates, Barrister, Victorian Bar

Applications for Probate - Common Conundrums and Catastrophes 

The process of applying for a Grant of Probate may seem relatively straightforward, but at times can involve overcoming intricate issues emanating from an estate itself or the Probate Office. Given the importance of lodging applications in a timely manner, it is advisable for practitioners to pre-empt problems and prepare applications that are capable of being approved by the Probate Office at first instance.

This seminar will provide practitioners with helpful information and tips to assist with collating the information necessary to prepare an application, drafting the required documents and countering any common problems that may arise, including dealing with requisitions from the Probate Office.

Beneficiaries Rights Under a Trust 

This session will discuss beneficiaries rights under a  trust including the addition/removal of a beneficiary, trust deed amendments, and the beneficiaries rights to the disclosure of information.

This session is not to be missed!