Trusts and estates

Law Society of Ontario’s A2I project approves Willful as first participant

Law Society of Ontario’s A2I project approves Willful as first participant

The DIY online platform was given the green light for a two-year operating phase

Estate freeze strategies come with many potential pitfalls

Estate freeze strategies come with many potential pitfalls

The tax planning method fixes assets' fair market values for tax purposes, but only if done right

Alberta Court of Appeal upholds testator’s right to keep pre-death financial accounts confidential

Alberta Court of Appeal upholds testator’s right to keep pre-death financial accounts confidential

Heirs claimed testator was unduly influenced to transfer assets before death

DivorceMate founder Mark Harris on what he envisions as the next great legal tech software company

DivorceMate founder Mark Harris on what he envisions as the next great legal tech software company

The best technology helps lawyers be more productive, innovative, competitive, and profitable

Alberta Court of Appeal resolved unusual case with fairness, allowed executor access to estate funds

Alberta Court of Appeal resolved unusual case with fairness, allowed executor access to estate funds

No misappropriation allegations made against executor

Estate settlement offer rejected by unsuccessful party, no double costs award: BC Court of Appeal

Estate settlement offer rejected by unsuccessful party, no double costs award: BC Court of Appeal

Losing party in estate litigation not liable for costs from unaccepted settlement offers