Elimination of Probate Fees in Manitoba
Probate fees were eliminated in Manitoba as of November 6, 2020. Accordingly, requests for probate, administration, or resealing in Manitoba no longer require payment of… Read More
With billions in farming assets set to transition in the next decade, business continuity is more important than ever for food and agribusiness owners. Further, many food and agribusiness owners… Read More
In an increasingly digitally-driven world, what are your rights to access the digital assets of an individual who has appointed you to handle their affairs?
On June 29, 2020, the Saskatchewan… Read More
This blog was initially published on June 24, 2020.
Update: This week, the Minister of Justice and Solicitor General made Ministerial Regulations extending the deeming provisions for virtual witnessing of testamentary… Read More
This blog was initially published on May 25, 2020.
Following in the footsteps of several other provinces, Alberta and British Columbia have announced that lawyers will be allowed to facilitate the… Read More
Estate planning professionals often hear that their clients “just don’t have time” to complete a will. These clients frequently emerge with renewed motivation to complete their estate plans when faced… Read More