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Jersey wills for foreign domiciled persons
  • Ogier
  • Jersey
  • August 18 2014

This briefing has been prepared for the assistance of clients domiciled outside Jersey who are considering making a Jersey will. It is not intended


The use of trusts in Jersey
  • Ogier
  • Jersey
  • August 14 2014

This memorandum has been prepared for the assistance of clients considering creating a trust in Jersey. It is intended to provide a summary of the


A modern take on an old classic - equity aiding the defective execution of a power
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey
  • April 25 2012

There is a long-standing principle in English law that, in certain circumstances, equity will aid the defective execution of a power


Laws and orders brought into force in 2012
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey
  • November 9 2012

The Banking Business (Depositors Compensation) (Amendment and Miscellaneous Provision) (Jersey) Regulations 2012 came into force, with the exception of Regulation 23, on 2 October 2012


Iniquitous acts and sharp practice - fraud unravels all
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey, United Kingdom
  • November 8 2012

This briefing explains the crimefraud exception to legal professional privilege and considers the position in Jersey in light of the English case of BBGP Managing General Partner Ltd and others v Babcock & Brown Global Partners ("BBGP"


Laws and orders brought into force in 2011
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey
  • April 11 2012

The Companies (Amendment No. 5) (Jersey) Regulations 2011 came into force on 23 February 2011


Where there's a will there's an executor (or two)
  • Ogier
  • Jersey
  • June 28 2012

The Jersey Court has recently delivered a judgment concerning the principles to be applied where a body of executors are deadlocked


Trusts: mistakevoid or voidable
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey
  • February 28 2010

This judgment of the Royal Court in Jersey is of interest for its determination of the relevant test to be applied in order for a voluntary disposition by an individual to be declared invalid on the ground of mistake, and also for deciding that such a disposition is voidable rather than void


Rectification of wills; probate
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey
  • August 31 2009

When and in what circumstances can the Court exercise its jurisdiction to rectify a will of deceased?


Protecting interests in divorce proceedings
  • Ogier
  • Jersey
  • May 27 2009

The trustee in this case sought the blessing of the Royal Court to certain decisions made in relation to the R Trust and the M Trust