Trusts and estates

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

Court refuses to order production of medical records of applicant challenging validity of will

Court refuses to order production of medical records of applicant challenging validity of will

Plaintiff alleges deceased lacked testamentary capacity and was subjected to undue influence

Court rejects beneficiary's attempt to exercise will's option to buy testator's farming business

Court rejects beneficiary's attempt to exercise will's option to buy testator's farming business

Estate trustees file application calling for court to interpret disputed clause of the will