Archive for April, 2010

Trusha Velji a wills and probate solicitor with WE Solicitors has recently been made a trustee for the Manchester Carers. This body is the focal point for people who are looking after relatives who may be elderley or have a disability.

Case of Key v Key [2010] EWHC 408 (CH)

Mr Key died in July 2008. He was 90 years old. He has four children, two sons and two daughters.

He had made a Will in 2001 leaving everything to his wife for her lifetime and then on to his two sons who had worked on the farm all their lives whilst his two daughters had moved away.

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 came fully into force on 1 October 2007.The OPG announced its intention to review the implementation of the Act after one year to ensure its aims and ambitions were being met in practice.