Archive for the ‘Passing of trustees’ and executors’ accounts’ Category

Family feuds, horse-drawn carriages, vintage automobiles, and brotherly love gone stale

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Jack Sentineal (“Jack”) sought to pass his accounts as trustee for the estate of his father (“Fred”), who died on August 20, 2004 (Sentineal, et al. v Sentineal, 2016 ONSC 5073). Jack’s brother, Jeffrey Sentineal (“Jeff”), opposed Jack’s accounts and the proceeding was converted to a trial of issues. The ...

PASSING OF ACCOUNTS – PART I “WHAT DOES IT MEAN and WHY IS IT NECESSARY?”

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

This Blog was written by: Gosha Sekhon The term “passing of accounts” is thrown around with relative ease amongst industry practitioners. For our clients, however, it is not very obvious on the face of it as to what this process means or why it is required in the course of an ...