Italy - UK Inheritance Legal Seminar
Thursday, 7 June 2012 from 18:00 to 20:00 (BST)
London, United Kingdom
Italy - UK Inheritance
Essential Legal Information on Italian-British Successions
Legal experts from both firms will discuss British and Italian inheritance aspects as they relate to Italian citizens living in the UK and British citizens with Italian assets.
Key areas to be discussed during the seminar:
- Drafting a UK will that covers Italian assets: essential content and legal requirements.
- Probate in the UK and Italy.
- UK and Italian tax aspects.
- Intestate Succession: What happens when there is no will? Which country's law presides?
- Case studies
- Question and answer session.
When & Where
Studio Legale Metta
Italian Law Firm - Bari, Italy
Established in 1887, Italian law firm Studio Legale Metta has been representing both private and public entities for more than 125 years. The firm handles domestic and international casework throughout Italy and is admitted at the Italian Supreme Court (Cassazione) as well as the Rota Romana, the highest court of the Vatican.
Studio Legale Metta assists clients of all nationalities in matters of Italian inheritance and estate planning. The firm advises in succession planning including taxes, trusts, wills, pre-death transfer of assets and probate. The firm also assists at the execution stage of inheritance including will contestation and disputes among heirs, estate settlement, joint tenancy issues and claims against estates. The firm works diligently to address matters outside of the courts, but, should matters go to trial, lawyers of the firm can present cases up to the Italian Supreme Court.