Law & Disorder

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Volume 107 - August 2015

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In this issue:

- Left Out of a Will? - The 10 Factors to Support a Claim

- The 10 Greatest Legal Mistakes in Business

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Paul Brennan
Editor and Author of The Law is an Ass...Make Sure it Doesn't Bite Yours!

Left Out of a Will? - The 10 Factors to Support a Claim

If you are left out of a  will you can still make a claim if you can prove that adequate provision has not been made from the estate, for your proper maintenance and support.

There is a two part test:

Firstly, you cannot satisfy your needs from your own resources. If you have a wife and/or children, you get a bye to the second round... Read more... 

The 10 Greatest Legal Mistakes in Business
and how to avoid them...

The worst thing about committing a legal mistake is that everyone seems to find it obvious after the event especially your wife/partner.

If business owners started to create new, exciting, unique legal mistakes then it would be a real challenge for us lawyers-fortunately for us they do not. This means that your lawyer has probably seen the legal mistake before and has a good idea what to do. Although it may not seem that way to you...  Read more...

Disclaimer: The content of the Law & Disorder eZine is to give you legal basics and in some instances, included unashamedly to try and make you laugh. In law, it is sometimes difficult to work out what is serious and what is just for fun. Therefore, if you plan to do anything legal, rely on your own lawyer's advice or instruct me to look at the particular facts of your case. Not only will I deny responsibility for the legal content but also for some of the jokes.

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