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David Wallace Wilson Quoted by Bilan on Disinheriting Heirs

28.02.2018 – David Wallace Wilson (Private Clients & Estates) was interviewed by the leading Swiss French Speaking Economic magazine Bilan for the article "Peut-on déshériter ses enfants en Suisse?" on disinheriting heirs.

Published in light of Johnny Hallyday's succession dispute, David discusses firewall legislations enacted to protect trusts from forced heirship claims.

In this article David W. Wilson also highlights the pending reform of Swiss succession law, which grants testators more freedom to settle assets in trust without breaching any forced heirship entitlement.