Virtual Seminar - Estate Litigation Essentials in the COVID-era

Co-Chairs: Candace Cho and Trevor Todd

Don’t miss out on this unique learning opportunity! Each part of the Virtual Seminar will include electronic networking opportunities and roundtable discussions with the speakers and conference chairs in order to simulate the usual social activity we enjoy at TLABC seminars. Register for all three parts of the seminar and SAVE!

Parts 1, 2 & 3 - Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July & Friday 24 July 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Part 1 - Friday 10 July 10:00 am - 12:00 pmPart 1 of the Virtual Seminar will cover COVID-era specifics, such as the modified requirements of witnessing wills and swearing affidavits, and how to effectively litigate in the modified court procedures we find ourselves living with, including electronic discoveries and hearings. During the first part, we will also cover the resolution of estate disputes via mediation and the nuances of electronic mediation.

  • Practicing Estate Litigation in the COVID-era with Amy Mortimore (Clark Wilson)
  • Mediations in the COVID-era with the Honourable retired justices Sandra Ballance and Jane Dardi.
     
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Part 2 - Friday 17 July 10:00 am - 12:00 pmPart 2 of the Virtual Seminar will build on Part 1 to cover the nuts and bolts of bringing wills variation claims and presumptions of resulting trust and undue influence claims to set aside transfers and wills. These are some of the most common estate litigation claims that are worth the investment for you to know the law and get practice tips on practicing effectively.

  • Wills Variation Basics with Janis Ko (Onyx Law Group) and Jackson Todd (Disinherited.com)
  • Presumptions of Resulting Trust and Undue Influence with Ken Friesen (Friesen & Epp).
     
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Part 3 - Friday 24 July 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Part 3 of the Virtual Seminar will build on Parts 1 and 2 by giving you tips on proving an estate litigation case using demonstrative evidence (and winning!) at trial, and navigating the murky waters of bringing s. 151 applications under the Wills, Estates and Succession Act (or the derivative estate action to obtain the limited authority to represent an estate to bring a claim to recover assets to the estate).

  • Proving an Estate Litigation Case Using Demonstrative Evidence with Trevor Todd (Disinherited.com)
  • s. 151 WESA Applications with Colleen Selby (Macleod & Co.)
     
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