Intestacy in UK Law

  • Ronex Properties Ltd v John Laing Construction Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 22 July 1982
  • Harris v Empress Motors Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 14 July 1983
    ....... . 5 The deceased died intestate; there was no estate except the Law Reform damages. The division of the estate under the intestacy produces the following result: the widow benefits in the sum of £57,000 (1st £25,000 plus 4 years' statutory interest; £7,000 plus value of life ......
  • Marshall (Inspector of Taxes) v Kerr
    • House of Lords
    • 30 June 1994
    ...... between legal and equitable interests: (2) No residuary legatee or person entitled upon the intestacy of the deceased has any proprietary interest in any particular asset comprised in the unadministered estate of the deceased; ......
  • James v Williams
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 08 March 1999
    ...... . 6 The grandmother died intestate on 2 February 1972. The consequence of that intestacy was that by Sections 46 and 47 of the Administration of Estates Act 1925, her residuary estate was to be held on statutory trust for her three adult ......
  • Gammell v Wilson
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 01 April 1980
    ......, or the action is settled, while the victim is alive, then the fruits of the action will probably pass to the dependants by will or on intestacy, or else they will be able to claim under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975. If the victim dies while the action is ......
  • Roberts v Gill & Company and Another
    • Supreme Court
    • 19 May 2010
  • Beswick v Beswick
    • Court of Appeal
    • 22 June 1966
  • Finnegan v Cementation Company Ltd
    • Court of Appeal
    • 15 April 1953
  • Hughes v Griffin
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 28 October 1968
  • Re Loftus (Deceased); Green and Others v Gaul and Others
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 28 July 2006
    ...... respect of any claim to the personal estate of a deceased person or to any share or interest in any such estate (whether under a will or on intestacy) shall be brought after the expiration of twelve years from the date on which the right to receive the share or interest accrued; (b) . . ." ......
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