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Adult child claims financial provision under Inheritance Act (Nahajec v Fowle)

Adult child claims financial provision under Inheritance Act (Nahajec v Fowle)
Published on: 23 August 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Adult child claims financial provision under Inheritance Act (Nahajec v Fowle)
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  • What was the background to this case?
  • What were the key issues?
  • How significant is Nahajec?
  • What are the lessons from the case? What should practitioners be mindful of when advising in this area?

Article summary

Private Client analysis: Following the outcome of Nahajec v Fowle (heard in the County Court at Leeds), Adam Draper, a partner at Shoosmiths, advises that the successful claim provides a useful analysis of the law and approach to maintenance-based claims in the wake of the Supreme Court case of Ilott v The Blue Cross and others. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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