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Property Law That Every Family Lawyer Needs to Know

An audio lecture on Property Law That Every Family Lawyer Needs to Know (Running time approx. 45 minutes with comprehensive accompanying notes: CPD 2 hours)

This talk is presented by David Salter, Joint Head of Family Law at Mills & Reeve LLP

The presentation covers:

• Protection of property interests

o Home rights
o Forms of protection
o Limitation of home rights
o Cancellation of home rights
o Release of home rights
o Postponement of priority
o Protection after decree absolute

• The Impact of Insolvency

o Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, s 39
o Setting aside transactions by a trustee in bankruptcy
o Timing of the transfer

• Severance of joint tenancies

o to sever or not to sever
o methods of severance

• Taxation Aspects

o Stamp duty land tax
o Capital gains tax
o Inheritance tax
o Mesher order v charge-back

• Types of Transfer
• Enforcement Issues

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