Administration of estate

After-born children

Appointment of administrators

Chain of representation broken by

Chattels

Personal

Sale of

Civil partnerships

Generally

Rights of partners

Claim following letters of administration

Cohabitant

Definition

Definition/description

Devolution of estate, by variation

Disclaimer of estate

Generally

Partial

Disqualification on

Distribution of residuary estate

Generally

England and Wales

Family provision claims

Forfeiture rule

Generally

Grant

In common form

Priority issues

Issue, rights on

Judicial separation decree

Law Commission's proposed review

Law reform

Legacy to debtor

Life interest, redemption of

Matrimonial home, appropriation on

Minors

Overseas rights not brought into account on

Owners of dangerous animals/defective structures

Partial

Administration Estates Act 1925, section 49

Defined

Generally

Partial disclaimer of estate distribution

Residue, failed or revoked share

Surviving spouse, rights of

Redemption of life interest in residue

Relatives

Residuary estate, definition/ascertainment

Rules

Rules of distribution

Sale, powers of

Spouse's redemption of life interest

Spouses

Death together or within 28 days of one another

Surviving, rights of

Step-relationships

Total

Defined

Presumption against

Trusts

Failure for issue

Statutory

Vulnerable beneficiaries