The STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) Discussion Forum has been examining the issues facing practitioners in the preparation of wills during the coronavirus epidemic.
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STEP examines the issues re the preparation of wills
Delaying drafting the will is clearly a risky option for testators who are already ill. Clients should thus be given the option of meeting via telephone or videoconferencing in order to draft the will, said a STEP recommendation issued last week.
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Helpful guidance for practitioners suggests that rules for signing and witnessing wills must be updated to reflect 21st-century needs and technology: Making a will in the time of coronavirus | STEP https://t.co/Yw0dsW0rll— George Bull (@GeorgeBull_) March 23, 2020