May 27, 2019
British Columbia Court of Appeal relies on BCLI report on Wills, Estates and Succession in Interpreting BC’s Wills, Estates and Succession Act.
In a recent decision involving the interpretation of the Wills, Estates and Succession Act, SBC 2009, c 13, [WESA], the British Columbia Court of Appeal placed significant reliance on BCLI’s report Wills, Estates an Succession: A Modern Legal Framework on the basis of which the Act was drafted. The case, Robledano v Read more…
March 28, 2013
B.C. Law Institute Welcomes Implementation of Wills, Estates and Succession Act and New Probate Rules
28 March 2013—The BC Law Institute (BCLI) welcomes the announcement today by the Government of British Columbia that the Wills, Estates and Succession Act (WESA) and new probate rules are to come into force on March 31, 2014. The reforms, which represent the most extensive reform of this area in 85 Read more…
September 25, 2009