legatee


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legatee

a person to whom a legacy is bequeathed
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It can't be denied that undeserving people have been legatees, and even residuary legatees.
The hostess pertinently remarked that she, as eldest son, might surely rank among the millionaire's legatees.
She was legatee of a hybrid social and cultural milieu that died with the departure of its veritable continental spirit.
It is my pleasure to be here for the India-Ethiopia Business Dialogue and to address a business community that is, really, the legatee of an age-old relationship.
Azad was an unknown man and worked for the Hindu extremist paper, Milap, a legatee of the "Shuddhi (re-conversion)" and "Sangathan (consolidation)" movements of the mid 1920's initiated and patronized by Swami Shraddhanand.
i) where the share or interest in the contract devolves on him by inheritance or succession or as a legatee, executor or administrator, until the expiration of six months after it has so devolved on him;
However, article 1049 Civil Code provides that when it comes to money, valuables or securities, specialized institutions will not be able to proceed to the delivery of the legacy covering the above, except by judgment or heir certificate which prove the validity of the testamentary disposition and the quality of legatee, the provisions relating to report and reduction being applicable.
Thus, Kevin IS a bit more than staggered to discover that he is the legatee of the will set down by his elderly, deceased relative.
According to the Rules of Court, a judge may be disqualified from a case if he or she is 'pecuniarily interested' as heir, legatee, or creditor, or if he or she is related by sixth degree of consanguinity to either party, or by fourth degree to a counsel.
We take pride that we are part of a force which is legatee of more than 700 martyrs which has given a lot of sacrifices for the protection of citizens and maintain law and order," he said.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad , a legatee of Mandal politics and who is fighting a crucial election in Bihar, dared the Modi government to scrap the quotas on Twitter.
b) an action relating to succession in which the diplomatic agent is involved as executor, administrator, heir or legatee as a private person and not on behalf of the sending State;