Secret Trusts ......

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secret trusts ........


 
  
Created Oct 2, 2008
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katehorley

 

 
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s9 Wills Act 1837
 
will should be in writing, signed, attested by 2 witnesses
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s15 Wills Act 1837
 
gift to ben or spouse is null (but rest of will valid)
3
requirements of secret trust
 
intention to impose trust, communication and acceptance of the obligation to trustee, before...
4
requirements of 1/2 secret trust
 
intention to impose trust, communication and acceptance of the obligation to trustee, before...
5
Blackwell v Blackwell
 
1/2 secret trust - communication must be before will.
6
Wallgrave v Tebbs
 
secret trust - communication must be before death
7
re Keen
 
sealed envelope valid communication if know it contains terms of trust
8
re Young
 
beneficiary witnesses will - not contravene s15 as outside will
9
re Gardner
 
gift to ben who dies - interest arises at point of comm & acceptance
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if secret trustee dies
 
secret - trust fails (as no indication that trustee wasn't to take beneficially), 1/2-secret...


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