Legal or Intestate Succession

General Provisions When does Intestate Succession takes place? (Art 960) If the person dies without a will, or with a void will, or one which has subsequently lost its validity; When the will does not institute a heir to, or dispose of all the property belonging to the testator. Legal Succession shall take place onlyContinue reading “Legal or Intestate Succession”

Wills and Succession: General Provision

Wills and Succession Reference: Title IV. – Succession, New Civil Code of the Philippines General Provisions Art. 774-783 Definition of Succession – Art. 774 Art. 774. Succession is a mode of acquisition by virtue of which the property, rights and obligation to the extent of the value of the inheritance, of a person are transmittedContinue reading “Wills and Succession: General Provision”