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.

Celebrity Estate Planning

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

You may remember him for his eccentric and innovative comedic ways or from his brilliant on screen displays, Robin McLaurin Williams, better known as Robin Williams, was a true artist. What many do not realize is Robin Williams in his estate plan took care of an important part of his ...

Protecting More Than Just The Single Mother

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

The stay-at-home mum/wife may not be as common as she once was but she is still out there along with other women who maintain outside employment. When the spouse of such a woman dies, the court, empowered by the Succession Law Reform Act, has often exercised its discretion to ensure ...

Section 3 Counsel

Friday, March 27th, 2015

On the first day of Osgoode Hall’s Certificate in Elder Law program much was discussed including understanding the ageing process and confronting ageism. From counsel’s perspective it also served as a refresher of the role of section 3 (of the Substitute Decisions Act, 1992).  As you may know Section 3 gives ...