Recent Articles

Unregistered Mortgage Amending Agreements – FAQ

By Dan Ransom on May 25, 2017

As a result of recent developments at Land Titles relating to unregistered mortgage amending agreements, which were the subject of our recent article here, many Manitoba lenders have been reviewing their internal mortgage renewal and amendment processes. Some of these…

Steps to Take to Make Sure Your Will Still Works for You

By Solange Buissé on April 25, 2017

Lawyers are often asked by clients how often should they review their Will. Most lawyers would provide a very short and simple answer such as every 3 to 5 years, or when there is a significant change in your life….

Know your rights: What to know about the inheritance process

By Taylor McCaffrey LLP on March 10, 2017

According to a report by CIBC last year, Canadians between the ages of 50-75 are set to inherit $750 billion over the next decade. As a beneficiary, the law is there to protect your rights during a tough time.

Know your rights as a beneficiary

By Solange Buissé on March 8, 2017

Executors of an estate have certain obligations to beneficiaries of an estate. When an executor does not fulfill his or her obligations, beneficiaries have certain rights to force an executor to comply.