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Applications for family provision under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 (I(PFD)A 1975) are regulated by the provisions of CPR 57. CPR 57.16 states that a claim must be issued in accordance with CPR 8, as modified by sub-sections 3–5.
Neither I(PFD)A 1975, nor CPR 8 nor CPR 57 indicates who should be named as defendants to a claim for family provision. However, it is gen
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