LESA’s Refresher 2022: Wills and Estates (Banff)
April 30, 2022 – May 2, 2022$145 – $1845
Dates: April 30–May 2, 2022
Venue: The Rimrock Resort Hotel | Banff, Alberta
Price: $1,845 + GST (Limited Enrollment)
Join us in Banff, Alberta for an in-depth exploration of wills, estate planning, estate administration, and estate litigation issues. Refresher registration includes: welcome reception, three continental breakfasts, three networking lunches, one banquet ticket, and electronic course materials.
Topics will include:
• Initial considerations on estate litigation files
• Managing the court process: Rules of Court vs. Surrogate Rules
• Common and unique claims and proceedings
• Interpretation applications
• Final considerations
• Capacity tests for different legal tasks
• New developments in capacity law
• Capacity assessment
• Charitable giving
• The solicitor’s role in identifying the goals, objectives, benefits, and pitfalls of business succession planning
• Will substitutes
• Changes to AISH legislation and rules
• FMS claims
• Review of the FMS case law
• A summary of the principles of spousal support in divorce
This year’s pre-Refresher program is Managing Wills and Estates Matters which will take place on April 29, 2022. Save $295 when you register for both LESA’s Refresher 2022: Wills and Estates and Managing Wills and Estates Matters. (Discount will automatically apply when qualifying items are in your cart.)
NOTE: Program registration does not include hotel reservations. Please see our “Accommodations” tab for details on our special room rates and booking information.
*Please Note: Program formats and dates are subject to change depending on the COVID-19 situation at the time of a program running. We are committed to ensuring the health and safety of all attendees, volunteers, and staff (and their families) and will follow all provincial and local public health regulations. Please visit LESA.org/covid19 for more information on LESA’s response to the pandemic.
If multiple lawyers or staff members from your firm would like to attend this program, please contact [email protected] for pricing.