Canadian Lawyer presented a webinar by Ian Hull, Hull & Hull LLP and Kimberly Whaley, WEL Partners on May 4, 2021 entitled The Top 10 Things Estate Professionals Should Know About Death and Capacity.
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At some point, lawyers and professionals in the legal industry may experience the complication of litigants either dying or suffering from capacity issues in the midst of legal proceedings like divorce or separation, custody disputes and disputes that need ongoing support and attention.
When these things happen, how should estate professionals proceed? In this webinar, learn what estate professionals should know about death and capacity, and get a deeper understanding on preparing and documenting settlements to avoid future conflicts.
Gain more insights into:
- How marriage, separation, divorce, common-law relationships, and domestic agreements might impact the distribution of an estate
- Capacity standards and tools for addressing capacity issues
- Emerging issues, such as digital assets and MAID