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If the deceased is domoiciled in Spain but in his will asks

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if the deceased is domoiciled in Spain but in his will asks that it be construed under the laws of England and Wales can his heirs make a claim under the Spanish Napoleonic code
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: European Law
Expert:  José M. replied 4 years ago.
Abogado3044 :

Hi

Abogado3044 :

I am an spanish attorney

Abogado3044 :

If there is a legal will it has to be respected

Abogado3044 :

The heirs have to respect the will

Abogado3044 :

In the other hand, in no way the napoleonic code could be applied

JACUSTOMER-sdmd0oap- :

that is not my question.

Abogado3044 :

I mean that it is not possible to use the napolonic code

Abogado3044 :

No way to use it

JACUSTOMER-sdmd0oap- :

why

Abogado3044 :

Because first has to be the will, and if the will is nule the national law of the pass away person

Abogado3044 :

The napoleonic code it not a legal law now

Abogado3044 :

The first step its the respect of the will, and only if it becomes nule the national law of the country where the pass away person were

Abogado3044 :

I will be here if you have another doubt to be answered

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Abogado3044 :

Thank you

Abogado3044 :

Have a good day

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