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Hush money

Hush money

Pawlowski, Mark ORCID: 0000-0002-5473-5809 (2020) Hush money. Trusts and Estates Law & Tax Journal (217). pp. 47-51. ISSN 1743-5501

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The article discusses whether a testator can change his will or revoke instructions to a secret trustee, causing loss to the secret beneficiary, and whether proprietary estoppel may, in some circumstances, protect the beneficiary. It also considers the need for proportionality between the remedy and the beneficiary's equity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: secret trusts, proprietary estoppel, detrimental reliance, secret beneficiary, form of relief, proportionality
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Faculty / School / Research Centre / Research Group: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences > School of Law & Criminology (LAC)
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2020 10:25

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