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Private Client
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to tax laws and regulations that may occur in Bermuda.
Bermuda
14 Feb 2019
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The Value Of An Enduring Power Of Attorney
Individuals young and old should carefully consider what would happen to them if they were to become mentally or physically unable to handle their personal and/or business affairs.
Bermuda
30 Oct 2018
3
Chambers Private Wealth 2019: Bermuda
There is no inheritance or capital transfer tax in Bermuda.
Bermuda
26 Oct 2018
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Myth #37: Same-Sex Marriages Are Not Recognised In Bermuda
The starting point is the Marriage Act 1944.
Bermuda
26 Jan 2018
5
Myth #35: Living With A Partner For Several Years Will Entitle Couples To The Same Legal Rights And Responsibilities That Flow From Marriage
Common law marriage is a term that has often been used to define the relationship between two people who are living together but have not legally formalised their relationship by a legal ceremony of marriage.
Bermuda
26 Jan 2018
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Testamentary Freedom v Family Obligation – Where Does The Balance Lie?
Our property is ours to give. This belief forms the foundation of the common law principle of testamentary freedom – that by the terms of your last will & testament...
Bermuda
2 Nov 2016
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Succession On Intestacy – Who Will Get A Piece Of Your Pie?
While most people prefer to leave nothing in life to chance, there are many who don't get around to making a Will, for one reason or another.
Bermuda
23 Sep 2016
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Your Will Should Include 'Bits And Pieces'
Clients frequently spend a lot of time considering their estate plans – and that is particularly the case when it comes to their Wills.
Bermuda
19 Sep 2016
9
How To Avoid The Wars Of The Roses
Divorce carries the reputation of being one of life's most traumatic experiences. There are, however, many misconceptions about divorce proceedings which can be easily dispelled.
Bermuda
13 Sep 2016
10
Financial Abuse Of Seniors (A Dirty Little Secret)
The Seniors Law Reform Committee has made a series of recommendations to the Ministry of Health, Seniors and Environment for amendments to legislation which would better protect seniors from financial abuse.
Bermuda
6 Jul 2016
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How The Human Rights Act Fits In
In a Letter to the Editor published on December 19, Mr Khalid Wasi commented on the recent ruling of the Chief Justice, in the "Bermuda Bred" case concerning the grant of work permits to same-sex and unmarried heterosexual couples.
Bermuda
18 Apr 2016
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Get Your Affairs In Order – Review Your Will
In the recent Budget Statement, the Minister of Finance confirmed that government's priority is to eliminate the deficit and that it has a three-year plan to achieve this goal.
Bermuda
16 Mar 2016
13
Family Offices And The Bermuda Proposition
John Grisham's character, Troy Phelan, in "The Testament" has a dramatic approach to estate planning.
Bermuda
17 Feb 2016
14
Withers Represents Beneficiaries Of Two Trusts In Landmark Decision In Bermuda
The new provision has now been invoked for the first time, by the Supreme Court of Bermuda In the Matter of the F Trust and In the Matter of the A Settlement
Bermuda
24 Dec 2015
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Transfer Of Shares On A Shareholder's Death
When a person who owns shares in a Bermuda company dies, the person's shares must be transferred into the name of his or her beneficiary. This is true whether the shares are in a local company, or in an exempted company.
Bermuda
6 Jul 2015
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Law Of Wills And Estates In Bermuda - Eighth Edition
The Law of Wills and Estates in Bermuda - Eighth Edition, authored by Michael Mello QC, JP, TEP is now available.
Bermuda
14 Apr 2015
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After Happily Ever After, Who Gets The Golden Eggs?
Although the court cannot directly order the sale of a company to fund a party’s settlement, such a sacrifice can be the intended and inevitable consequence of the orders made.
Bermuda
9 Mar 2015
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Making Your Own Will Could Lead To An ‘Own Goal’
Persons who make their own Wills are known amongst litigation lawyers as a "lawyers’ delight".
Bermuda
19 Feb 2015
19
Failure To Act Promptly Can Be Costly For Lawyers
A recent court case in the United Kingdom provides a cautionary tale for lawyers regarding the need to act quickly upon the receipt of instructions.
Bermuda
29 Apr 2014
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Where There Is A Will, There May Be A (Costly) Way
Family disputes over the provisions of a will are a relatively common occurrence in Bermuda courts.
Bermuda
10 Mar 2014
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