Cooper Grace Ward
A testamentary trust is established under a will, so does not come into effect until after the death of the will-maker.
Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers
Parties should be advised and encouraged to resolve FPAs, but particularly FPAs in small estates, at an early stage.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
It is not uncommon for a party to turn to social media to vent their grievances in relation to their family law matter.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Under Ontario law, adult capacity is task-based rather than diagnosis-based.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Peter Harrison joined Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) in 2019 as an associate in our Barrie Family Law group.
O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP
Whether it's a first relationship for a millennial or a second or subsequent relationship for others including baby boomers and seniors, these days more and more couples are choosing to live common...
Miller Thomson LLP
Domicile is generally not relevant to the determination of an individual's Canadian tax liability. Rather, the rationale for imposing Canadian income taxes on individuals is based on the concept of tax residence in Canada ...
The new version of the Act contains several new definitions and roles for those involved in legal disputes in family law. The goal of the amendments is to provide increased opportunity
It is a known fact that children can suffer irreparable psychological damage on the breakdown of their parents' relationship in circumstances where there is conflict.
Vaish Associates Advocates
Will is a legal document through which a person decides how his/her property would be distributed, allocated and spent after his death. A person who dies without creating a will is called dying intestate.
Isle of Man
Research shows that more relationships break down in January than any other month of the year.
The 30th November 2019 marked the last day for Parliament to rectify the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act No. 120 1998 ("the RCMA")
It is not unusual for the Court to look at a person's capacity to deal with a number of areas of their life.
In March 2019 Chief Master Marsh allowed Mrs Bhusate to bring her 1975 Act claim 25 years and nine months out of time, setting a new benchmark.
On 6 December 2019, the Northampton office hosted a Christmas collection in aid of the Northampton Women's Refuge, Eve, which supports local women and children affected by domestic abuse.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Family law attorneys typically see an increase in January of individuals calling to set a divorce consultation. Often times the requests for consultations are precipitated by the desire to not have...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Last week, Proskauer obtained a critical victory for our client—a grandmother acting as guardian for her two learning-disabled grandchildren—in an appeal to the Appellate Division, First Department.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Marlene Pontrelli and Robert Schwartz, member partners in our Phoenix office, have co-authored the 2nd edition of Divorce in Arizona.
Holland & Knight
California Gov. Gavin Newsom recently signed into law a number of bills that will affect Trust and Estate attorneys, and which are effective as of Jan. 1, 2020
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
A boy was left at a very tender age, his parents were involved in a car accident and they died on the spot. Boom! Boom! That was the end of his luxurious life and a journey into uncertainty.