Why your will needs a 'Titanic clause'23 Aug 2019 // In the press
John Melville-Smith discusses a recent High Court case that highlights the importance of having a Titanic clause in your will in Spear's.
Dispute Resolution partner John Melville-Smith examines the recent case of Winter v Cutler, in which a married couple were both found dead in their home, but it was unclear which of them had died first. Who was entitled to inherit the combined estates; the husband’s daughter, or the wife’s children?
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