2020/07/09 | Whether you're posting for a client or you're an estate trustee yourself, publishing a Notice to Creditors on NoticeConnect.com is an important step to protect the estate trustee from personal liability.
2020/06/24 | The BC Government has put forward legislation that would allow for remotely-witnessed, electronically-signed, self-proving wills.
2020/06/23 | With most parts of Ontario entering phase two, there will certainly be a backlog of probate applications being processed, unless there is some urgency. While courts continue to accept and process probate applications, we can expect months long delay in receiving Certificates.
2020/06/18 | In Kirst Estate (Re), 2020 ABCA 233, the Alberta Court of Appeal considered an appeal of a trial judge's interpretation of a will.
2020/06/16 | We’re outlining the steps we take at NoticeConnect to keep your confidential data secure. While we can’t go into too much detail for security reasons, this should provide a helpful overview.
2020/06/11 | HBO's hit show Succession chronicles the intertwined business and family drama of a high profile media family. The characters may be billionaires but the estate planning elements of the show are a reality for anyone doing succession planning.
2020/05/25 | Working with clients who have beneficiaries or loved ones with a disability requires a different approach from standard estate planning processes.
2020/05/22 | In their day-to-day work, lawyers use lots of passwords. From computers to client files to online services, there's no shortage of login credentials to keep track of.
2020/05/21 | In Durand v. Durand et al., the Court of Queen's Bench of Manitoba considered an application to remove a co-executor of an estate on the grounds that his ownership of a corporation was at odds with his fiduciary duty to the beneficiaries.
2020/05/19 | We've launched NoticeConnect Plus, an optional subscription service that gives your firm access to powerful new features.