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Fixing a Broken Will – What can the court do?
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Fixing a Broken Will – What can the court do?

Hello and welcome to this week’s video blog on the law.  In past video blogs, we’ve talked about reasons why people challenge wills. Undue influence and unfairness are two common reasons.  A third reason is that the Will does not meet the formal drafting requirements for a valid will – that is the Will itself…

Undue influence: When will-makers are persuaded to disinherit
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Undue influence: When will-makers are persuaded to disinherit

Undue influence: grounds for an estate dispute One of the reasons people challenge or dispute a will in British Columbia, is that the will was either prepared or signed as a result of unreasonable interference, or undue influence, by another person.   For example, the son of a testator might have pressured his parent to give…

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Focussed on What Matters: Our Client’s Interests

Legal procedures and issues can be frustrating and stressful and often get in the way of meeting business objectives or personal goals.  When legal issues are not given the attention to detail they need, or when lawyers fail to listen to their clients and understand the problems they face, the solutions available, and their client’s…

The LaW Team: Personal Injury, Estate, and Marine Law experts in Victoria, BC
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The LaW Team: Personal Injury, Estate, and Marine Law experts in Victoria, BC

Established in August 2014, Victoria, BC based League and Williams (LaW) provides experienced, effective legal services in the areas of personal injury, marine law and estate litigation across British Columbia. LaW’s legal team of lawyers, and legal assistants led by principal Darren Williams has extensive litigation experience and delivers legal services with compassion and understanding.  The cornerstone philosophy of…

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