The court considered the validity and effect of a compromise agreement reached to settle dispute in administration of estate. The time for making a claim against the executor of an estate begins to run from the time when the executor has paid the costs, expenses, and other liabilities including pecuniary legacies.
Chadwick, Thomas, Lloyd LJJ
 EWCA Civ 1124, Times 01-Sep-2006,  1 WLR 591
England and Wales
Considered – Re Pauling’s Settlement Trusts ChD 1962
Family money had been placed into a trust to be managed by a bank. It was said that the bank had wrongly advanced money to the daughter allowing her to fritter away large parts of the capital
Held: The bank had misunderstood the power of . .
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Updated: 31 January 2021; Ref: scu.243995