December 4, 2008

3. Discussion Paper on Assisted Living: Past, Present and Future Legal Trends in Canada

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September 26, 2008

51. Report on Proposals for a New Society Act

August 11, 2008

2. Study Paper on Predatory Lending Issues in Canada

March 23, 2009

Legal Definitions of Elder Abuse and Neglect

Elder abuse and neglect is a significant issue in Canada, and one of particular national importance to seniors. The Canadian Federal Department of Justice has asked the Canadian Centre for Elder Law to provide a study in the area of elder abuse and neglect legal definitions in Canada and in Read more…

December 12, 2008

Consideration of Testamentary Capacity in the British Columbia Succession Law Reform Project

This short paper by Gregory G. Blue describes an interdisciplinary debate on possible reform and statutory codification of the classic principles surrounding testamentary capacity as enunciated in Banks v Goodfellow.  The debate in question took place in the course of the British Columbia Law Institute’s Succession Law Reform Project, an Read more…