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VI. Revocation of Joint, Mutual and Reciprocal Wills
(4,933 words)

Volume V: Succession | Chapter 5 (2018): Revocation of Wills

Completed January 2017

Talia Einhorn

A. Introduction

136. Definitions. – A “joint will” is a single testamentary document which contains the wills of two or more persons, is executed jointly by them and disposes of property owned either jointly or severally by them. “Mutual wills” are wills executed by two or more persons, pursuant to…

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Talia Einhorn, “VI. Revocation of Joint, Mutual and Reciprocal Wills”, 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 22 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_050506>
First published online: 2018



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