September 2014

22
Sep

Does death become her? Solicitor wins on two week will delay

How urgently should a solicitor treat instructions for a new will from a frail but healthy and alert 94-yr-old, living independently with the assistance of a carer? That question confronted Sydney city centre lawyer Graham Howe who took instructions from Marie Fischer at her home on 25 March 2010 just prior to easter. With her concurrence he proposed a draft of her

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22
Sep

Does death become her? Solicitor wins on two week will delay

How urgently should a solicitor treat instructions for a new will from a frail but healthy and alert 94-yr-old, living independently with the assistance of a carer? That question confronted Sydney city centre lawyer Graham Howe who took instructions from Marie Fischer at her home on 25 March 2010 just prior to easter. With her concurrence he proposed a draft of her

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