Gender-neutral Succession Law in Norway: A Long and Winding Road
By John Asland, University of Oslo.
In Nordic Inheritance Law through the Ages. Editors: Marianne Holdgaard, Auður Magnúsdóttir, and Bodil Selmer.
This article describes and analyses the process leading up to equal inheritance rights for male and female heirs in Norway and the counter-measures taken in the Norwegian Inheritance Act of 1854 and later as a consequence of the act, especially regarding freedom of testation and allodial rights.
E-Book ISBN: 9789004435582
Published 29 June 2020, Brill & The Hague Academy of International Law