Tatler finds out how to solve the challenges that can arise around estates and their myriad competing interests
Matters to consider when appointing a protector for your trust
Alfred Ip talks to HK01 about the many forms and shapes of estate disputes
Saadia Usmani of Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK)’s Radio 3 talks to Alfred Ip about his career as a Private Client lawyer
Alfred Ip discusses with Maren Tam of Hong Kong Economic Journal about Estate Planning and Probate issues related to LGBT couples
Essential points related to disputes involving Wills and their validity, provisions which can be afforded to dependants and creditors towards an estate
香港律師 | 受養人的經濟給養繼承申索. Inheritance Provision for Family and Dependants Ordinance, Cap. 481 explained including “What is “reasonable financial provision”?
Alfred Ip on court orders that can provide financial assistance to disinherited individuals for whom the deceased had provided during his/her lifetime
The Scarle v Scarle case highlights the importance of having a professionally drafted Will – especially in case of complex family situations
As part of a thorough Estate Planning, a Will and a Trust usually complement each other, however in some circumstances the terms of the two documents may conflict.