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Contesting Estate Legal Fees

Contesting Estate Legal Fees

Beneficiaries of an estate ordinarily have standing to contest legal bills if an executor seeks to be indemnified for the lawyer’s bill from the estate.

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The Proportionality Principle

The Proportionality Principle

Campoli Electric Ltd v Georgian Clairlea Inc 2017 ONSC 4898 commented on the proportionality principle that is emerging in litigation- the quest for a cultural

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Amending Pleadings

Amending Pleadings

The Law regarding Amending pleadings was discussed in Director of Civil Forfeiture v Sanghera 2017 BCSC 863 where the director applied to amend the notice

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Power of Attorney Compensation

Power of Attorney Compensation

An attorney under a power of attorney in British Columbia cannot be compensated for services provided unless the document expressly provides for same. The attorney

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