Are You Entitled To Value From Your (Soon-to-Be) Ex-Spouse's or Ex-Partner's Trust?

Monday, March 13, 2017

What happens if your relationship ends and your spouse/partner has previously settled property in a trust?  If the trust is valid, and there have been no dispositions to which the Property (Relationships) Act 1976 applies, there are two ways you may make a claim against that property. Read more

Recent Posts


Executors duty Financial Advisers Act 2008 Undue influence Claims against estates Wills Act 2007 Section 11 Seperation Trust Confidentiality Re Estate of Campbell Hawkes Bay Trustee Company Limited v Judd Testamentary writing Invalid wills Creating Trusts Lease Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act 2003 (CCCFA) Break up Section 182 Family Proceedings Act 1980 Testamentary freedom Fair Trading Act 1986 Family Trusts Testamentary capacity Albany Office Conract Law Legislation update Trusts Interpretation Act 1999 Charities Body Corporate Validity of Wills Trusts Bill Lump sum Will Tenants Amundson v Raos Income Ilott v Mitson 2017 UKSC 17 Clayton case Commercial Law Intellectual Property White v White Document Disclosure Valid wills Changes Asset Protection Testamentary Promises Administrators duty Section 15A Wills Act 2007 Section 8 Due Diligence Marriage Trust Check Up Financial services provider (FSP) De facto Re Estate of Feron Loss of income Financial products Property Constructive trusts Erceg v Erceg Eviction Compensation Zero Hour Contracts Family Protection Act 1955 Fair share Litigation Wills Act 2007 Immigration Lease Titles Unfair contract terms Interpretation of documents Trustee Duties Living standards Trust busting Section 15 Wills Act 2007 Section 14 Civil union Relationship Property Interpretation Act 1999 Section 29 Charity Blackwell v Hollings Lankow v Rose Anti-money laundering (AML) Estate Administration Property (Relationships) Act 1976 Financial services Beneficiary Rights Deceased's wishes Health and Safety Reform Bill Wilson v Donnellan Residential Commercial Property Will that do Economic disadvantage Duress Division of Functions Wills Charity begins at home Business Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMCA) Employment KiwiSaver Auckland Office Murrell v Hamilton Consumer credit contracts Personal Tamarapa v Byerley