The Law of Succession: An Overview of the law governing the Transmission of an Estate Causa Mortis

Course Outline

This course will not only give you an overview of the law regulating succession, whether testate or intestate, but will also provide an in-depth analysis of the novelty of trusts and foundations in the testamentary field.

Venue, Dates and Time

ILS Tuition Centre, 19/12 Vincenti Buildings, Strait Street, Valletta VLT1432

Wednesdays:13th & 27th May; 3rd &10th June, 2015
1130 – 1330hrs coffee break included


Fee € 120; Special Student Fee € 50; Cheques are payable to Institute of Legal Studies Malta

If you are interested kindly use our online registration form.


A certificate of attendance will be issued to all participants indicating the attended sessions.


Lecturer : Not. Dr. Annalise Micallef

Succession as a Mode of Transmission of an Estate (Testate/Intestate Succession)
The Testamentary Capacity of the Testator
The Capacity to receive by Will and different Forms of Benefits under a Will
The Main Elements of a Will
The Reserved Portion
Intestate Succession
Major Changes post-2005
The Novelty of Trusts and Foundations in the Testamentary Field
Private International Law Considerations

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