Trusts and estates

CIBC partners with digital estate planning company Willful to help Canadians without a will

CIBC partners with digital estate planning company Willful to help Canadians without a will

A CIBC survey found that an online solution would be the most helpful for completing a will

Will vesting male friend interest in testator’s house grants life interest, not licence: court

Will vesting male friend interest in testator’s house grants life interest, not licence: court

Judge correctly voided condition of will for uncertainty but erred in regarding interest as licence

Residential sale proceeds should be distributed per late mother's will: Ontario court

Residential sale proceeds should be distributed per late mother's will: Ontario court

Court rejects respondents' claim that proceeds should be distributed under trust declaration

Appellate court refuses to invalidate will executed by deceased woman suffering from mental disorder

Appellate court refuses to invalidate will executed by deceased woman suffering from mental disorder

No palpable and overriding error in application judge's assessment of evidence: court

Law Society of Ontario announces new requirements for deposits held in trust

Law Society of Ontario announces new requirements for deposits held in trust

New changes to particularly impact 'professional trustees'

Changes to Ontario estate law no longer revoke will made prior to marriage

Changes to Ontario estate law no longer revoke will made prior to marriage

Changes took effect on January 1