Barclay v Smith [2016] EWHC 210 (Ch)

WTLR Issue: May 2016 #159

The claimants and first defendant were or had been trustees of a trust governed by a deed of trust. The trust assets had been transferred to the original trustees (the first to fourth claimants and the second defendant) upon their original appointment...

Drakeford v Cotton & anr [2012] EWHC 1414 (Ch)

WTLR Issue: September 2012 #122

Ernest Cotton (Mr Cotton) and Mary Cotton (Mrs Cotton) won about £107,000 on the National Lottery and made mirror image wills on 16 May 1997 that provided for the survivor to take the entire estate of the first to die and, on the death of the survivor, for it to pass equally to their three children, who were the claimant and defendants...