Podcast Location:
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Categories:
European Law
Wills, Inheritance & Succession
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This podcast is aimed at practitioners dealing with Wills, Inheritance and Succession. It provides an analysis of the EU Succession Regulation and its implications for member states. It also discusses how the EU Succession Regulation applies to practice in the UK.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the structure and purpose of the EU Succession Regulation;
  • Have considered the implications of the EU Succession Regulation for the EU and the Single Market;
  • Appreciate the complexities surrounding ‘habitual residence’ and ‘domicile’;
  • Have considered why the UK decided not to opt in to the EU Succession Regulation;
  • Understand what ‘renvoi’ is and how it applies to different member states;
  • Be aware of how the EU Succession Regulation applies to practice in the UK.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legislative Updates
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:

In this podcast Richard Frimston from Russell-Cooke discusses the EU Succession Regulation and its implications for the UK.

Date recorded:13 September 2012

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