Republic of Ireland Law
Republic of Ireland Law Questions Answered by Experts
1. If the beneficiaries acquiesce in any dealing with the assets of the estate, then that in effect licences this to occur. Whilst clearly in the facts you have given, there is overlap between the co-executors and the beneficiaries, this does not mean that the interests of the other beneficiaries can be ignored. A partial solution might be to pay off the other beneficiaries immediately and then run the estate for the benefit of the beneficiaries acquiescing in this management and investment occurring.