European Certificate of Succession

And the day has finally arrived when I get to order a European Certificate of Succession in one of my cases. I have been waiting for this since 17 August 2015 when the European Inheritance regulation started to apply. I am assisting heirs resident in Finland to claim property that belongs to the estate located in Luxembourg. A … Continue reading European Certificate of Succession

New EU rules applicable as from today 17 August 2015

It’s almost like Christmas! New EU rules to ease cross-border successions applicable to the succession of persons who die on or after 17 August 2015. The EU regulation 650/2012 or Brussels IV is a huge step in the right direction to facilitate cross-border successions. As from today, 17 August 2015 EU citizens are able to … Continue reading New EU rules applicable as from today 17 August 2015