Recent Cases

Chisak v Presot [2022] NSWCA 100 (21 June 2022) (Macfarlan, Gleeson and White JJA)


SUCCESSION – Alleged lack of testamentary capacity – Alleged lack of knowledge and approval

SUCCESSION – FAMILY PROVISION – Alternative claim for family provision order under the Succession Act 2006 (NSW), Ch 3 – Whether appellant is an ‘eligible person’ under s 57(1) of the Succession Act 2006 (NSW) – Whether appellant was wholly or partly dependent upon deceased at any particular time – Whether adequate provision had been made for appellant’s education, maintenance and advancement in life