Archive for the ‘Wills’ Category

Will Drafting Ideas From a Different Perspective

Monday, July 18th, 2016

This Blog was written by Holly Allardyce A Trust Company is the only legal entity that can act as a trustee by holding property in trust for such functions as executors, trustees, and administrators of estates and personal trusts. Here are a few things an estate administrator from a trust company might ...

Can an executor act as a witness to a Will?

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Two witnesses are sometimes hard to find. In a pinch, could an individual who is appointed as an executor under a Will act as a witness to that Will? In Ontario, the rules governing the formalities of Wills, including the eligibility of witnesses, are set out in the Succession Law Reform ...