Not the beginning of the end: The tension between pure testamentary freedom and self-imposed moral restrictions, a case for formalising limitations

Kennedy, Vinny (2020) Not the beginning of the end: The tension between pure testamentary freedom and self-imposed moral restrictions, a case for formalising limitations. The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer. ISSN 0010-8200 (In Press)

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Abstract

Concerns have periodically been raised as to the erosion of testamentary freedom. This paper will consider the importance afforded to freedom of testation. It will compare the Scottish law of succession to ascertain whether forced heirship should now be introduced to reflect current societal views to inheritance in England.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: M100 Law by area
M200 Law by Topic
Department: Faculties > Business and Law > Northumbria Law School
Depositing User: John Coen
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2020 12:39
Last Modified: 19 Jun 2020 12:45
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/43512

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