Video Evidence Allowed

Video evidence was allowed on appeal in Houston v Kline , 2011 BCCA 258 The respondent sued for damages arising out of a car accident.

Rectification of Error in Will Refused

Rectification of Error in Will Refused By Ontario Court of Appeal Robinson Estate v Robinson 2011 CarswellOnt 5819 once again demonstrated the limited jurisdiction that exists in the courts to remedy a mistake and omission made in the deceased’s will, even by the drafting lawyer…. Read more

Torn Up Will Admitted to Probate

Will Admitted to Probate In Jorsvik Estate, Re 2011 BCSC 528 ,after the testatrix’s death, her daughter found her torn up will at the care center where her step father had resided for the previous several years.

Court “Regrettably” Declares Will Executed Before Marriage To Be Void

Will Executed Before  Marriage “Regrettably” Declared Void   Please note that due to the implementation of WESA. this will no longer be the law for wills signed on or after  April 1, 2014  MacLean Estate v. Christiansen 2009 BCSC 1159 is a good example of the legal… Read more