2017 Hot Topics in Wills and Estates
(2017 Hot Topics in Wills and Estates)

Title:               2017 Hot Topics in Wills and Estates

Date:               December 7,  2017

Description: Don’t miss this highly informative program featuring experienced counsel Eleanor Wiebe, Q.C. and Caroline Kiva.

Topics will include:

  • Issues to address in dealing with U.S. vacation property in wills and estate planning, including self-proving affidavits
  • Rule 74 amendments
  • Powers of Attorney
  • An update on relevant case law
  • Ethical considerations, including “who is my client?
  • Highlights from Drafting Wills in Canada:  A Lawyer’s Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

Presenters:

Eleanor Wiebe, Q.C., recently retired from Fillmore Riley LLP
Caroline Kiva, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

Run Time:        3 hours

MCPD hours:     3 hours

EPPM hours:     0.5 hours

Price:                $105 + GST ($110.25)