Trusts and estates

Emily Clough takes the reins as managing partner at Clark Wilson LLP

Emily Clough takes the reins as managing partner at Clark Wilson LLP

Clough is a longtime elder law advocate

What the law says about powers of attorney and wills

What the law says about powers of attorney and wills

This client education piece explains the basics of powers of attorney and wills under Canadian laws, their relationship with each other, and other legal considerations

Ontario Superior Court denies former foster child's claim to adopted brother's estate

Ontario Superior Court denies former foster child's claim to adopted brother's estate

A foster child is not a 'child' of the foster parents: court

Federal Court finds breach of procedural fairness in a will voidance case under the Indian Act

Federal Court finds breach of procedural fairness in a will voidance case under the Indian Act

Woman was not given right to reply: court

Points to consider when contesting a will

Points to consider when contesting a will

Know more about contesting a will in Canada, such as the law that it’s based on, the legal grounds, and the time limits, among other aspects

Insolvent estate's debt to federal Crown should be prioritized: Alberta court

Insolvent estate's debt to federal Crown should be prioritized: Alberta court

Court of King's Bench upholds Crown's common law prerogative to be paid first among equal claims