disposed of by them among such person, persons, or charities as may be notified
by me to them or either of them during my lifetime’.
envelope listing the objects of the trust and directing them not to open it
until he died.
‘as may be notified by me’ suggested that the objects would be communicated after the will was executed, whereas the
handing over of the sealed envelope was in effect communication before
event, the rule for HSTs was that the objects must be communicated before the
trust was executed (as was held in Blackwell