Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 345 (Nov)
Court: Chancery Division

Neuberger J

Representation David Rees (instructed by Donne Mileham & Haddock) for the claimant.
  Katherine McQuail (instructed by Pearless, de Rougemont & Co, East Grinstead) for the second defendant.
Judgment Dates: 22 November 2002


Wills - Construction - Trust - Declaration.

The Case

In cases where there was real doubt when a gift would vest, there was a presumption that it vested earlier rather than later.

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