Probate and Administration in UK Law

  • Ayerst v C. & K. (Construction) Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 21 May 1975
    ...... official assignee) in bankruptcy or an executor in the administration of the estate of a deceased person. There is, however, this difference: ......
  • Schmidt v Rosewood Trust
    • Privy Council
    • 27 Mar 2003
    ...... died intestate in Moscow on 31st August 1997 and letters of administration to his estate in the Isle of Man were granted to the appellant on 17th ...The grant of probate to them should have been revoked and Mr O'Rourke (together with the ......
  • Pickett v British Rail Engineering Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 02 Nov 1978
    ....... . 136 Secondly, the statute. Section 22, Administration of Justice Act 1969, amending section 3, Law Reform (Miscellaneous ......
  • Fuller v Strum
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 07 Dic 2001
    ...... as a Deputy Judge of the High Court, on 20 December 2000 in a probate action. The judge pronounced for the force and validity of a Will only in ...He counterclaimed for the grant to him of letters of administration. . . 21 The case came before the judge for 5 days in ......
  • Gammell v Wilson
    • House of Lords
    • 05 Feb 1981
    ...... judge granted his certificate under section 12(1) of the Administration of Justice Act 1969, and the House gave leave to appeal. . 58 ......
  • Marley v Rawlings and another
    • Supreme Court
    • 22 Ene 2014
    ...... 9 The appellant began probate proceedings, which came before Proudman J. She gave a judgment based on ... not open to her to rectify the Will under section 20 of the Administration of Justice Act 1982 ("the 1982 Act") — [2011] 1 WLR 2146 . . . ......
  • In the Estate of Langton, deceased
    • Court of Appeal
    • 24 Ene 1964
    ......, suing in his personal capacity, prayed for the revocation of probate in common form of a Will dated the 27th February, 1949, and a Codicil ... of the grant of probate of the will, or letters of administration of the estate, of a deceased person shall not be issued unless a citation ......
  • Harris v Empress Motors Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 14 Jul 1983
    ...... created in those two cases and as a result by s.4(2) of the Administration of Justice Act 1982 s.1(2)(a) of the Law Reform Act has been amended to ......
  • Taylor and Another v Lawrence and Another
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 04 Feb 2002
    ...... importance that the public should retain confidence in the administration of justice; and to recognise that they are required to conduct themselves ......
  • Vandervell v Commissioners of Inland Revenue
    • House of Lords
    • 24 Nov 1966
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