Trusts

26
Nov

What Must You Prove to Remove a Trustee?

Article courtesy of Law Dot News Trusts - What Must You Prove to Remove a Trustee? “…where there is disharmony, the essential test is whether it imperils the Trust estate or its proper administration” (extract from judgment below) Trustees are of course supposed to work together to protect and further the interests of their trust and its beneficiaries, but the
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27
Feb

Trustees at War: The Removal Remedy and Its Limits

Article courtesy of Law Dot News “Animosity and difference of opinion are not sufficient to have a trustee removed from office and/or for the majority of trustees to unilaterally force another to vacate his/her office…” (Extract from judgment below) When family infighting impacts a family trust, an early casualty is often the relationship between the appointed trustees and beneficiaries, and/or
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