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Evening Seminar | 21 February 2024 | STEP New South Wales

21 February 2024

STEP New South Wales Lunch & Learn Seminar

STEP NSW Branch invites you to a seminar with The Honourable Justice Michael Meek, Supreme Court of New South Wales.

Topic: The Succession List and Family Provision 

The Successions List
– a Judge’s perspective
– the administration of justice – a joint endeavour – Jurak v Latham [2023] NSWSC 1318
– the purposes which underlie the substantive legal principles concerning the rules of procedural fairness
– the importance of notification – Notices of Claim (family provision proceedings) and Notices of Proceedings (probate proceedings) real issues – head v heart the challenge of just quick and cheap

Family Provision

– forensic decision making and cross-examination in the context of family provision hearings – Tarbes v Taleb [2023] NSWSC 565 and Clayton v Clayton [2023] NSWSC 399
– contingencies — the nature of orders for provision and contingencies – Papantoniou v Foundouradakis [2023] NSWSC 1374
– the threshold enlivening an order for interim provision to be made and difficulties in assessment – Byrd v Margiotta [2023] NSWSC 1556

DATE: Wednesday 21 February 2024

TIME: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

COST: $75 STEP Members, $120 Non-Members

VENUE: Court 13A, Supreme Court of NSW, 184 Phillip St, Sydney OR Online via Webinar

For further information or assistance, please contact stepnswaustralia@step.org


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February 21
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm AEDT
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