Mistake and Inheritance Act claims: Unintended consequences

Francis Ng outlines a rare modern example of rescission for mistake in hostile proceedings

Cases Referenced

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  • Clarke v Allen & anor [2019] EWHC 1193; [2019] EWHC 1194 (Ch) (to be reported in the online version of Wills and Trusts Law Reports)
  • Ilott v The Blue Cross [2017] WTLR 533
  • Lilleyman v Lilleyman [2012] WTLR 1007
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  • Perwaz v Perwaz [2019] WTLR 275
  • Roger Bullivant Ltd v Ellis [1987] ICR 464
  • Sarpd Oil International Ltd v Addax Energy SA [2016] EWCA Civ 120
  • Ubbi v Ubbi [2018] WTLR 1039
  • Van der Merwe v Goldman & anor [2016] WTLR 913
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