TITLE

O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU AND THINE UNEQUAL SHARE?: SIMPLIFYING THE COMPUTATION OF UNEQUAL INHERITANCE SHARES WITH A "COUNT-THE-SHARES" APPROACH

AUTHOR(S)
Oxford II, Alan J.
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Quinnipiac Probate Law Journal;2012, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p280
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the computation on unequal shares and beneficiary interests with reference to Shariah law and Jewish law related to intestacy and the problems faced by the probate attorneys. A focus is to determine the religious distribution system and the double share system. The beneficiaries' relationships with the deceased play a significant role in computing the distribution of residuary. The count the shares approach is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
76130395

 

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