Lawyers who practice Estate Litigation always emphasize the importance of estate planning to ensure that people understand the importance of having a valid will. However, as we discussed in part 1 of this blog series, there is still a huge number of people who die without a valid will. When someone dies without a will they are considered to have …Read more →
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While jurisdictional disputes are important in many differing types of litigation, in Estate litigation particularly, a determination with respect to jurisdiction can be critical as to whether a disinherited spouse or child can bring a claim for a variation of a will. Under the Wills, Estates and Succession Act (“WESA”), a person must be an “ordinary resident” of British Columbia …Read more →