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Sealing orders lifted in Sherman Estate files: SCC

Sealing orders lifted in Sherman Estate files: SCC

High court rules that orders were unjustified and affirms open court principle in high-profile case

Inheritance loans making lives easier for beneficiaries, trustees and their lawyers

Inheritance loans making lives easier for beneficiaries, trustees and their lawyers

Advancing funds early helps with estate commitments and managing timelines

Case shows reasonable expectation for testator to divide estate between children equally: lawyer

Case shows reasonable expectation for testator to divide estate between children equally: lawyer

Court finds no basis for good parent to favour child with no financial pressures over child who has

Where there’s a will, there’s a way: the challenges of witnessing wills during a pandemic

Where there’s a will, there’s a way: the challenges of witnessing wills during a pandemic

For trusts and estates lawyers, the virtual shift isn’t so simple

Now's the time for estate professionals to visit — and revisit — the fundamentals

Now's the time for estate professionals to visit — and revisit — the fundamentals

The area of wills, trusts and estates is rapidly changing

Twins abandoned by father at birth and disinherited win 70 per cent of his estate, court rules

Twins abandoned by father at birth and disinherited win 70 per cent of his estate, court rules

Bitterness at losing custody battle was vented at his children, says Supreme Court of B.C. judge