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Junior Bar Advocacy Competition


Congratulations to Daniel Kinsey with adjudicator the Hon. Justice Hollingworth for winning the 2017 VicBar Junior Bar Advocacy Competition

Asia Pacific Insurance Conference


Held from 26 – 29 September 2017 in Singapore

Upsetting Wills – Testator’s Family Maintenance Proceedings in Victoria 2017 by Richard Cook



This work discusses in detail:
  • who is an “eligible person”
  • the four steps in making a TFM claim
  • the factors to be considered when making a claim for a family provision order; a series of other considerations and practical matters
 Please email lisau@vicbar.com.au if you would like to order a copy


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