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Hull on Estates #374 – Removing estate trustees

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Listen to Hull on Estates #374 – Removing estate trustees Today on Hull on Estates, Jonathon Kappy and Stuart Clark discuss removing estate trustees, and reference the recent 2013 case, Hawkins v. Hawkins Estate. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com, or leave a comment on our blog page. Click here for … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #373 – Retainer agreements

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Listen to Hull on Estates #373 – Retainer agreements Today on Hull on Estates, Noah Weisberg and special guest, Jordan Atin, discuss retainer agreements. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com, or leave a comment on our blog page. Click here for more information on Noah Weisberg. Click here for more information … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #372 – Variation of Trusts

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Listen to Hull on Estates #372 – Variation of Trusts Today on Hull on Estates, Josh Eisen and Moira Visoiu discuss the Variation of Trusts Act. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com, or leave a comment on our blog page. Click here for more information on Josh Eisen. Click here for … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #371 – Safekeeping of wills

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Listen to Hull on Estates #371 – Safekeeping of wills Today on Hull on Estates, David Smith and Josh Eisen discuss the safekeeping of wills, and why it’s important to hold on to the original document. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com, or leave a comment on our blog page. Click … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #370 – Plene administravit

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Listen to Hull on Estates #370 – Plene administravit Today on Hull on Estates, Paul Trudelle and Doreen So discuss plene administravit in the context of the Mortgage Insurance Company of Canada v. Grant case. Click here for more information on Paul Trudelle. Click here for more information on Doreen So. Read: Mortgage Insurance Co of … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #369 – Uniform Trustee Act

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Listen to Hull on Estates #369 – Uniform Trustee Act Today on Hull on Estates, Jonathon Kappy and Holly LeValliant discuss proposed legislation, the Uniform Trustee Act, which would reform trust law in Canada. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com. Click here for more information on Jonathon Kappy. Click here for … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #368 – Holograph wills

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Listen to Hull on Estates #368 – Holograph wills Today on Hull on Estates, David Smith and Andrea Buncic discuss holograph wills, and some difficulties that may arise when making a holograph will. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com. Click here for more information on David Smith. Click here for more … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #367 – Summary judgement and the Orfus Estate

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Listen to Hull on Estates #367 – Summary judgement and the Orfus Estate Today on Hull on Estates, Crystal O’Donnell and Stuart Clark discuss the new approach to summary judgement and the Orfus Estate. Stuart and Crystal discuss new principles to consider in the context of a will challenge. If you have any questions, please … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #365 – Plene administravit: avoiding personal liability

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Click here to listen to Hull on Estates #365 – Plene administravit: avoiding personal liability  Today on Hull on Estates, Paul Trudelle and Joshua Eisen discuss the pleading of plene administravit: Avoiding personal liability as an estate trustee for claims against the estate. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com, or leave … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #363 – Allocating dividends

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Click here to listen to Hull on Estates #363 – Allocating dividends Today on Hull on Estates Andrea Buncic and Jonathon Kappy discuss the guiding principles for estate trustees when allocating dividends between income and capital beneficiaries. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com or leave a comment on our blog page. … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #362 – Legitimate estate planning

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Listen to Hull on Estates #362 – Legitimate estate planning Today on Hull on Estates, David Smith and Noah Weisberg discuss the border line between legitimate estate planning and avoidance of family law obligations. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com, or leave us a comment on our blog page. Click here … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #361 – The Reliance of Releases

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Listen to Hull on Estates #361 – The Reliance of Releases Today on Hull on Estates, Noah Weisberg and Moira Visoiu discuss the reliance and use of releases. If you have any questions, please email us at hullandhull.lawyers@gmail.com or leave a comment on our blog page. Click here for more information on Noah Weisberg. Click … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #360 – Substitute Decisions Act

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 Listen to Hull on Estates #360 – Substitute Decisions Act  Today on Hull on Estates, Jonathon Kappy and Noah Weisberg discuss changes to the Substitute Decisions Act. If you have any questions, please email us at hullandhull.lawyers@gmail.com or leave a comment on our blog page.   Click here for more information on Jonathon Kappy. Click … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #359 – Variations of trusts

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Listen to Hull on Estates #359 – Variations of trusts Today on Hull on Estates, Paul Trudelle and Stuart Clark discuss variations of trusts and a recent paper by C.D. Freedman presented at the 16th Annual Estates and Trusts summit. If you have any questions, please email us at hullandhull.laywers@gmail.com or leave us a comment … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #357 — Real property and joint tenancy

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Listen to Hull on Estates #357— Real property and joint tenancy Today on Hull on Estates, Paul Trudelle and Holly LeValliant discuss a decision of the Queen’s Bench of Saskatchewan, which dealt with the issue of whether a person who transfers real property into joint tenancy is entitled to change her mind. If you have … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #356 — Dealing with evidence

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 Listen to: Hull on Estates #356 — Dealing with evidence Today in episode #356 of Hull on Estates, Jonathon Kappy and Crystal O’Donnell discuss the main considerations counsellors need to be mindful of when dealing with evidence, whether it’s by application, action, or motion. If you have any questions, please email us at hull.lawyers@gmail.com or … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #354–Estate Trustees and Notices of Objection

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Listen to: Hull on Estates #354 — Estate Trustees and Notices of Objection Today on Hull on Estates, Andrea Buncic and Paul Trudelle discuss some of the disadvantages of an Estate Trustee waiting for a Notice of Objection to expire rather than bringing an Application for Directions.   If you have any questions, please email us … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #353 – The Supreme Court of Canada and the Right to Life

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Listen to: Hull on Estates #353 — The Supreme Court of Canada and the Right to Life Today on Hull on Estates, Jonathon Kappy and Noah Weisberg discuss the recent Supreme Court of Canada decision on the case of Hassan Rasouli, a gentleman who was hospitalized and on life support. Mr. Rasouli’s family did not agree with doctors’ … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #352 – The Family Law Act and Matrimonial Homes

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Listen to: Hull on Estates #352 — The Family Law Act and Matrimonial Homes Today on Hull on Estates, David Smith and Holly LeValliant discuss a recent case Brash v. Zyma, 2013 ONSC 2800, where the Applicant developed Parkinson’s Disease, which made it impossible for her to live in the matrimonial home. Accordingly, the Estate … Continue Reading

Hull on Estates #351 – Solicitor’s Note Taking for a Will

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 Listen to: Hull on Estates Episode #351 – Solicitor’s Note Taking for a Will Today on Hull on Estates, Paul Trudelle and Joshua Eisen discuss solicitor’s notes when taking instructions for a will. Rodney Hull’s Checklist for Solicitors Preparing Wills in Situations Indicating A Need for Special Care in Taking Instructions can be accessed here. If … Continue Reading
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