Comprehensive Advice for Executors

Monday, April 25th, 2016

I recently received an email from the member services department of the Canadian Bar Association which began as follows: “30% of our clients are lawyers that accept personal executor appointments. If it’s good for the lawyer, shouldn’t you tell your estate executor clients that it’s good for them, too?” The “it” in ...

What happens when you put a ring on it?

Monday, April 18th, 2016

Saturday's Toronto Star featured an article on a marriage "predator".  The article tells the sad story of an 89 year old man - Charlie - who married a 65 year old woman  - Galina - because she promised to look after him and ensure he'd never have to move to ...