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CONSENT POWER [1 record]

Record 1 2014-02-21


Subject field(s)
  • Property Law (common law)

Problems of classification. The distinction between general and special powers is, however, as has been pointed out, now demonstrably inadequate in the light of judicial recognition of a number of limited or "hybrid" powers such as ... (b) a consent power ... ["Williams, Mortimer & Sunnucks on Executors, Administrators and Probate," 1982, p. 551].


  • Droit des biens et de la propriété (common law)

Forme elliptique de «consent power of appointment».


L'équivalent «attribution» s'emploie à l'égard de biens. Les équivalents «désignation» et «institution» s'emploient à l'égard de personnes (les bénéficiaires).


pouvoir assujetti à consentement; pouvoir de désignation assujetti à consentement; pouvoir d'attribution assujetti à consentement : termes normalisés par le Comité de normalisation dans le cadre du Programme national de l'administration de la justice dans les deux langues officielles (PAJLO).


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