Legal or intestate succession

Legal or intestate succession

1. Concepts “Legal succession” or “intestate succession” takes place: 1) If a person dies without a will, or with a void will, or one which has subsequently lost its validity; 2) When the will does not institute an heir to, or dispose of all the property belonging to the testator. In such case, legal succession…

Succession in general

Succession in general

1. DEFINTIONS Succession. Succession – is a mode of acquisition by virtue of which the property, rights and obligations to the extent of the value of the inheritance, of a person are transmitted through his death to another or others either by his will or by operation of law. (Article 774, Ibid.) Decedent. Decedent –…