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Author Mackie, Ken, 1950- author.

Title Principles of Australian succession law / Ken Mackie.

Published Chatswood, N.S.W. : LexisNexis Butterworths, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Law  KN 120 K1 MACK    DUE 13-07-22
Edition Third edition.
Physical description lxxiii, 426 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. The general nature of a Will -- 3. Making a Will - the mental elements -- 4. Statutory Wills : Wills for persons who lack testamentary capacity -- 5. Making a Will - the formal requirements -- 6. Revocation and alteration of Wills -- 7. Republication and revival -- 8. Construction of Wills -- 9. Gifts by Will -- 10. Distribution on intestacy -- 11. Family provision -- 12. Personal representatives -- 13. Grants of representation -- 14. The administrative process Part 1 - functions and duties of personal representatives -- 15. The administrative process Part 2 - powers, rights and liabilities of personal representatives -- 16. Survivorship.
Summary Now in its third edition, Principles of Australian Succession Law is a comprehensive and accessible introductory overview of the current law of succession in Australia. Written by expert in the field of succession, Ken Mackie, this book provides coverage of all Australian jurisdictions and is a valuable resource for law students, wills and estate lawyers, and any other practitioners working in the field of succession. This edition has been updated and revised in all areas to include both case law and legislative developments in succession law.
Subject Wills -- Australia.
Inheritance and succession -- Australia.
Probate law and practice -- Australia.
Estates (Law) -- Australia.
Variant Title Succession law.
ISBN 9780409345315