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Death of a director

Online Published Date : 30 March 2021 | Appeared in issue: Vol 35 No 2 - 30 March 2021

This article has the narrow aim of guiding an executor in taking control of a company of which the deceased was the sole director and shareholder.The executors have the pressing task of ensuring the survival of the company to preserve its value for..

Testamentary options

Online Published Date : 30 March 2021 | Appeared in issue: Vol 35 No 2 - 30 March 2021

Sometimes a testator may wish to provide for a beneficiary not through the means of an outright gift, but rather through giving him/her the opportunity to purchase a property which is within his estate. An example might be where a person is..