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Legalstone Solicitors LLP
The Matrimonial Causes Act, 1971 (Act 367) governs the current law on divorce in Ghana. The law provides that, a petition for divorce may be presented to the court by either party to a marriage.
CWalsh Law Offices
The Israeli courts have jurisdiction over an estate either if the deceased was resident in Israel or if the estate includes Israeli assets.
CWalsh Law Offices
If you own a property, have funds in a bank account or own other assets in Israel, we strongly suggest that you consider drafting a separate Israeli will.
CWalsh Law Offices
An enduring power of attorney - sometimes called a lasting power of attorney - allows you to appoint someone to manage your financial affairs and to make decisions about your physical well-being and personal issues when you are no longer competent to do so.
TRIPLEOKLAW Advocates LLP
Marysheila Oduor, Partner and head of Family Law at TRIPLEOKLAW, comments on the types of services provided by the department.
Kaplan & Stratton
It is a fact of life that death is inevitable so we might as well actively plan for it by writing a Will.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
A Will is a document of distribution of private assets which takes effect upon the maker's death.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
In Nigeria, the Probate Registry of most States is where all the activities relating to obtaining legal instruments to facilitate the legal administration and management of estates take place.
Lex Artifex, LLP
If someone has died leaving behind money in the bank, landed properties or personal belongings, and you want to take over these assets, or want to administer, manage, distribute, or sell off the assets;...
Lex Artifex, LLP
Estate planning is the act of preparing for the administration of one's wealth and assets after death.
Lex Artifex, LLP
This is a guide on how to claim the money in the bank as well as the movable and immovable assets of a deceased person who died testate (i.e. leaving a valid Last Will).
Hassan Elhais
My husband and I divorced 10 years ago and I haven't seen him since. I moved to Dubai and would like my daughter to live with me. What needs to be done to let her come stay with me in the UAE?
Hassan Elhais
UAE law calls for the maintenance of a favourable and holistic environment for children.
Hassan Elhais
UAE Family Matters Q&As: How Can I Prove I Am Fit To Keep Custody Of My Child? In my column this week in The National newspaper, I answer an Egyptian woman who wants to know whether it is possible to apply the rule of her home country in the UAE in a family dispute, in this case
Hassan Elhais
In my column this week in The National newspaper, I answer a question on how travel bans relate to custody cases, reassuring a woman who is concerned that her work travel may give her estranged husband cause to file a custody case ...
Hassan Elhais
Legal experts weigh in after legal expert calls for divorce law for women to be tightened
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Lex Artifex, LLP
If someone has died leaving behind money in the bank, landed properties or personal belongings, and you want to take over these assets, or want to administer, manage, distribute, or sell off the assets;...
Legalstone Solicitors LLP
The Matrimonial Causes Act, 1971 (Act 367) governs the current law on divorce in Ghana. The law provides that, a petition for divorce may be presented to the court by either party to a marriage.
STA Law Firm
Death is always a profoundly emotional occurrence and the time following it can be complicated and involve many laws and regulations.
Hassan Elhais
My husband and I divorced 10 years ago and I haven't seen him since. I moved to Dubai and would like my daughter to live with me. What needs to be done to let her come stay with me in the UAE?
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
A Will is a document of distribution of private assets which takes effect upon the maker's death.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
In Nigeria, the Probate Registry of most States is where all the activities relating to obtaining legal instruments to facilitate the legal administration and management of estates take place.
Clyde & Co
On 23 November 2018, Judge Collis of the Gauteng Provincial Division showed again, how progressive the South African judicial system can be.
CWalsh Law Offices
An enduring power of attorney - sometimes called a lasting power of attorney - allows you to appoint someone to manage your financial affairs and to make decisions about your physical well-being and personal issues when you are no longer competent to do so.
CWalsh Law Offices
The Israeli courts have jurisdiction over an estate either if the deceased was resident in Israel or if the estate includes Israeli assets.
CWalsh Law Offices
If you own a property, have funds in a bank account or own other assets in Israel, we strongly suggest that you consider drafting a separate Israeli will.
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