4th Jan 2022
Article: Freedom to disinherit Sidney Ross has written for STEP’s Trust Quarterly Review (TQR) on forced heirship rules and 1975 Act claims by adult children. The article examines inheritance claims by adult children, identifying factors which significantly influence outcomes and questioning whether there has been any change in judicial attitudes since Ilott v Mitson  […]
29th Sep 2020
CLAIMANTS OUT OF TIME Sidney Ross has contributed to STEP’s Trust Quarterly Review (TQR), to detail applications for extensions of time under s.4 of the Inheritance (Provision For Family And Dependants) Act 1975. “Barrister Sidney Ross TEP’s study examines cases where out-of-time claimants have sought an extension of time in order to pursue a late […]
16th Oct 2018
It is just over a year since the publication of Inheritance Act Claims (Sweet and Maxwell, 2017, 4th Edn), Sidney Ross’ “indispensable guide”, which has been in print in its various forms for a quarter of a century. It has been favourably received by both Chancery and family practitioners and specific features which have excited […]
26th Oct 2011
A fourth edition is scheduled for publication, autumn 2017. Click here to read more.