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December 7, 2017 - Hot Topics in Wills and Estates

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In order to accommodate the high level of demand, a 3rd and final date has been added for this program previously offered in Winnipeg & Brandon.

Hot Topics in Wills and Estates

December 7, 2017     9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Law Society Classroom, 219 Kennedy Street, Winnipeg

REGISTRATION FORM

* Materials include a copy of the book "Drafting Wills in Canada: A Lawyer’s Practical Guide, 2nd Edition" (regular retail price $175)

Don’t miss this highly informative program featuring experienced counsel Eleanor Wiebe, Q.C. and Caroline Kiva. This program will cover a wide range of issues, including:

  • Issues to address in dealing with U.S. vacation property in wills and estate planning, including self-proving affidavits
  • Rule 74 amendments
  • Powers of Attorney
  • An update on relevant case law
  • Ethical considerations, including “who is my client?
  • Highlights from Drafting Wills in Canada:  A Lawyer’s Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

Presenters:
Eleanor Wiebe, Q.C., recently retired from Fillmore Riley, LLP
Caroline Kiva, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

Registration Fee:
Lawyer - $250.00 (plus GST)
Student - $165.00 (plus GST) ~ 50%  Discount

Note:
Registration fee includes light refreshments and materials featuring a copy of “Drafting Wills in Canada: A Lawyer’s Practical Guide, 2nd Edition”.

Eligibility For CPD Hours: This program may be reported for up to 3 hours of eligible CPD activity, including .5 hour of EPPM.

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