Jasmine Sweatman Archive

Email: jasmine@sweatmanlaw.com

Site: http://www.sweatmanlaw.com

About: At Sweatman Law all members of the firm understand that dealing with estate and trust issues can be emotionally difficult and is for most of our clients the first time dealing with lawyers and the process. We are particularly sensitive to and aim to achieve the best and right approach to your matter with the objective of getting that solution to maximize the result as effectively and efficiently as possible. Out of court alternatives and practical solutions are always considered. We listen.

Home Care Reform

Friday, November 20th, 2015

Being a provincial jurisdictional issue, health care reform was not a hot button topic during the media’s election coverage. But health care issues and reform are fundamental to the current issues facing our governments, be that at the municipal, provincial or federal level. “Home Care,” that is, support services for those ...

International Couples, Beware!

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

In Burkhardt v. Burkhardt Estate, 2015, the Ontario Superior Court addressed the issue of common habitual residence to determine the wife’s entitlement to her husband’s estate, and in doing so, highlighted the interplay of Family and Estates law in Ontario. The testator, Walter Burkhardt was an entrepreneur who left Germany for ...