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II. Blood Relatives (Consanguinity)
(11,779 words)

Volume V: Succession | Chapter 3 (2002): Intestate Succession

Completed December 1995; some later developments up to 1998 have been taken into account.

Karl Heinz Neumayer

A. The System of Parentelic Succession

i. Structure of the Classic System of Parentelic Succession

4. Sequence of the parentela. – According to the classic system of parentelic succession, a clear and logical sequence of those blood relatives entitled to the …

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Karl Heinz Neumayer, “II. Blood Relatives (Consanguinity)”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 02 April 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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