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New Book: Clawback Law in the Context of Succession (Holliday)

Jayne Holliday just published “Clawback Law in the Context of Succession” (Hart Publishing 2020). Abstract: This book offers a global solution for determining the law applicable to a claim to clawback an inter vivos gift from a third party within the context of a succession. The book aims to identify an appropriate and applicable legal framework which supports legal certainty for cross-border estate planning and protects the legitimate expectations of the relevant parties. This is an area of private international law that has yet to be handled satisfactorily – as can be seen by the inadequate treatment of clawback from…