Probate Rules

Probate Rules concerns reform of the rules of court relating to probate and administration of estates in British Columbia. This project was a necessary sequel to the Succession Law Reform Project which BCLI completed in 2006. It was intended in part to implement procedural recommendations made in the Final Report Read more…

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…