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# wills - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Parents may no longer have a 'moral duty' to provide for children in wills

The Law Reform Commission has made some recommendations.

# wills - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'My sister is laughing all the way to the bank, we will never speak again': Families at war over wills

“My grandfather was pinned to a wall with a pitchfork at his throat by one of his brothers.”

# wills - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

New laws could curb disputes over wills in Ireland

The Registration of Wills Bill 2016 will introduce compulsory registration of wills in the country.

# wills - Monday 21 November, 2016

'But I'm only in my 30s': Why you should make a will

You may think there’s no point at this stage – but here are some scenarios to consider.

# wills - Friday 19 August, 2016

Two sisters are fighting for their sister's will after she left €283k estate to her best friend

The dispute centres on the will of the late Celine Murphy from Straffan.

# wills - Monday 2 May, 2016

If you're fighting over a €250k house, you could lose it all in legal fees

Arguing over a will? Here’s some advice from a barrister.

# wills - Monday 25 April, 2016

Has your family fallen out over a will? We'd like to know

Who gets what after a person’s death can create permanent divisions and deep wounds.

# wills - Thursday 14 April, 2016

What happens to your money and possessions if you die without a will

Unmarried couples should know they will not automatically inherit from each other unless they have a will, Aisling O’Leary writes.

# wills - Saturday 14 November, 2015

What is it that makes Irish people fight over wills?

Where there’s a will – there’s a potential family falling out of seismic proportions.

# wills - Monday 27 July, 2015

A millionaire left his daughters $20 million - but they get bonuses if they get married and don't work

Marlena Laboz, 21 and her 17-year-old sister Victoria will get bonuses if they adhere to the rules set out in their father’s will.

# wills - Friday 26 September, 2014

What type of charity would you donate to in your will, if any?

Children’s charities are the most likely to receive money from people’s wills.

# wills - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Letters and wills of World War I soldiers made available online

The newly-available batch includes the will of Irish poet Francis Ledwidge.

# wills - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

€1.23m left in wills to Dublin homeless charity in 2012

Every night in 2012 the organisation provided 201 beds for homeless people, an increase of 17 beds since 2011.

# wills - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Please, look after my dogs... 7 unusual last will and testament requests Last Requests This post contains images

Please, look after my dogs... 7 unusual last will and testament requests

Designer Alexander McQueen has left £50,000 to his beloved pet dogs in his will. What other unusual requests have been made for those left behind?