Full Record

Testator's family maintenance : the new reforms
Record ID:
22941
Format:
LIJ Article
Year:
2002
Author:
Cook, Richard ;
Source:
LIJ (2002) 76 No 11
Date_of_entry:
26/11/2002
Legislation:
Administration and Probate Act 1958 (Vic) pt. IV
Notes:
This article discussed the recent rash of judgments involving the new testaor's family maintenance (TFM) amendments which show that applications can fail if court documentation is not drawn, or if inadequate material as to the responsibility of the testator to the applicant is not provided.
Section:
Feature
Cases:
Harris v Bennett & O'Brien [2002] VSC 139 ; Sherlock v Guest [1999] VSC 431 ; Coombes v Ward [2002] VSC 61 ; McLeod v Troy [2002] VSC 187 ; Allan v Allan [2001] VSC 242 ;
Month:
December


Item Availability
Item Availability
Similar Items
Similar Items
Author:
Cook, Richard ;
Year:
1993
Subject:
Testators Family Maintenance ; Re Sinnott [1948] V.L.R. 279 ; Anderson v. Teboneras [1990] V.R. 527 ; Leighton Contractors Pty. Ltd. v. Kilpatrick Green Pty. Ltd. [1992] 2 V.R.505 ; White v. Barron 144 C.L.R. 431 ; Re Cutts [1969] V.R. 254 ; Re McElroy [1940] V.L.R. 445 ; Kleinig v. Neal [1981] 2 N.S.W.L.R. 532 ; Hunter v. Hunter (1987) 8 N.S.W.L.R. 573 ; Hughes v. National Trustees Executors and Agency Co. of Australasia Ltd. 143C.L.R. 134 ; Bosch v. Perpetual Trustee Company Ltd. [1938] A.C. 463 ; Prosser v. Twiss [1970] V.R. 225 ; Re Buckland [1966] V.R. 404 ; Re Buckland (No. 2) [1967] V.R. 3 ;
Author:
Cook, Richard ;
Year:
1994
Subject:
Testators Family Maintenance ; Interlocutory Applications ; Probate ; Re Borthwick {1948] 1 Ch. 654 ; National Mutual Life Nominees Ltd v Co-operative Farmers and Graziers DirectMeat Supply Ltd [1976] VR 634 ;
Author:
Priest, Phillip ;
Year:
1994
Subject:
Testators Family Maintenance ; Neil v. Nott & Anor (unreported, 1 June 1994, FC 94/025) ;
Author:
Reinhardt, Greg ;
Year:
1995
Subject:
Testators Family Maintenance ; Steer v. State Trustee Ltd and Gazan (unreported, 31 January 1995, No11098/1992, Smith J) ;
Author:
Arthur, John ;
Year:
1997
Subject:
Testators Family Maintenance ; Roydon Hugh Popple (as executor of the estate of Eric William Poppledeceased) v Jennnifer May Rowe & Ors, unreported, 20 March 1997, SCVic CA ; Roydon Hugh Popple (as executor of the estate of Eric William Poppledeceased) v Jennnifer May Rowe & Ors, unreported, 14 February 1997, Nathan J,SCVic ; Barrett v Thurling [1984] 2 NSWLR 683 ; Harris v Ashdown (1985) 3 NSWLR 193 ;
Author:
Queensland. Law reform Commission ;
Year:
2002
Author:
Barton, Philip ;
Year:
2004
Subject:
Testators Family Maintenance ; Claims ; Administration of Estates ; Deceased Estates ; Bridgewater v Leahy (1978) 194 CLR 457 ; Barns v Barns (2003) 77 ALJR 734 ;
LIV Social
Footer