Powers of appointment: All in the wording

Elizabeth Houghton examines implied revocation of deeds of appointment Those drafting wills should be cautious about including general ‘sweeper’ wording unless there is a good reason to. In the recent case of Equiom (Isle of Man) Ltd v Velarde [2021] it was held that a wide power of appointment contained in a will had the …
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Cases Referenced

  • Equiom (Isle of Man) Ltd & ors v Velarde & ors [2021] EWHC 1528 (Ch) (to be reported in the next issue of Wills and Trusts Law Reports)