Here’s a story from Australia that should cause a gnashing of teeth among probate lawyers everywhere but, in what is believed to be a legal first in Queensland, and possibly Australia, the Supreme Court has ruled that a will typed into the smartphone but not written out or signed is still valid.
The Insider Guide to Probate, Wills & Trust Accounts Systems Suppliers is available as a FREE two-part download now. This is a new and revised edition of the guide that has been appearing online and in the Probate Practitioner’s Handbook for the past 15 years and comprises a brief inductory PDF + an XLSX spreadsheet containing product and contact information on a total of 24 products from 22 suppliers.
Legal IT Insider is updating its Probate Software Buyers Guide which as well as being available online, has also been at the core of the Law Society’s Probate Practitioners Handbook since 1999. We are currently contacting all vendors but if you haven’t yet heard from us, please get in touch.
As Michael Aspel used to say, we have a bumper-bundle legal IT, legal business and ediscovery events coming up for you…