Wills and Estates

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  • 4-Month LESA Library (11-25 Users)

    $1,095.00

    Access practice manual and fundamentals series content as well as hundreds of program papers, checklists, editable precedents, fillable forms, practice management tips, and so much more.

    4-month subscriptions can be purchased individually or for a firm, please see below for our discounted subscription prices. Firm subscription rates are based on the number of registered users, where every lawyer who has been called to the bar in Alberta is registered as a distinct user in the LESA Library.

    You are purchasing a 4-month (11-25 users) subscription.

    Other available 4-month subscription options include:

    4-Month Single User | $295 + GST

    4-Month 2–10 Users | $595 + GST

    4-Month 26–50 Users | $1,795 + GST

     

    51+ Users | Inquire at [email protected]

    Login credentials are typically emailed within 3 business days of receipt of payment. Your annual subscription is valid for one year from the date on which you are granted access and emailed your login credentials.

    Visit LESA.org/Library for our annual subscription options.

  • 4-Month LESA Library (2-10 Users)

    $595.00

    Access practice manual and fundamentals series content as well as hundreds of program papers, checklists, editable precedents, fillable forms, practice management tips, and so much more.

    4-month subscriptions can be purchased individually or for a firm, please see below for our subscription prices. Firm subscription rates are based on the number of registered users, where every lawyer who has been called to the bar in Alberta is registered as a distinct user in the LESA Library.

    You are purchasing a 4-month (2-10 users) subscription.

    Other available 4-month subscription options include:

    4-Month Single User | $295 + GST

    4-Month 11–25 Users | $1,095 + GST

    4-Month 26–50 Users | $1,795 + GST

    51+ Users | Inquire at [email protected]

    Login credentials are typically emailed within 3 business days of receipt of payment. Your annual subscription is valid for one year from the date on which you are granted access and emailed your login credentials.

    Visit LESA.org/Library for our annual subscription options.

  • 4-Month LESA Library (26-50 Users)

    $1,795.00

    Access practice manual and fundamentals series content as well as hundreds of program papers, checklists, editable precedents, fillable forms, practice management tips, and so much more.

    4-month subscriptions can be purchased individually or for a firm, please see below for our discounted subscription prices. Firm subscription rates are based on the number of registered users, where every lawyer who has been called to the bar in Alberta is registered as a distinct user in the LESA Library.

    You are purchasing a 4-month (26-50 users) subscription.

    Other available 4-month subscription options include:

    4-Month Single User | $295 + GST 

    4-Month 2–10 Users | $595 + GST 

    4-Month 11–25 Users | $1,095 + GST

    51+ Users | Inquire at [email protected]

    Login credentials are typically emailed within 3 business days of receipt of payment. Your annual subscription is valid for one year from the date on which you are granted access and emailed your login credentials.

    Visit LESA.org/Library for our annual subscription options.

  • 4-Month LESA Library (Single User)

    $295.00

    Access practice manual and fundamentals series content as well as hundreds of program papers, checklists, editable precedents, fillable forms, practice management tips, and so much more.

    4-month subscriptions can be purchased individually or for a firm, please see below for our subscription prices. Firm subscription rates are based on the number of registered users, where every lawyer who has been called to the bar in Alberta is registered as a distinct user in the LESA Library.

    You are purchasing a 4-month (single user) subscription.

    Other available 4-month subscription options include:

    4-Month 2–10 Users | $595 + GST

    4-Month 11–25 Users | $1,095 + GST

    4-Month 26–50 Users |  $1,795 + GST

    51+ Users | Inquire at [email protected]

    Login credentials are typically emailed within 3 business days of receipt of payment. Your annual subscription is valid for one year from the date on which you are granted access and emailed your login credentials.

    Visit LESA.org/Library for our annual subscription options.

  • 50th Annual Refresher – Audio Recordings and Program Materials

    LESA’s 50th Annual Refresher focuses on practice excellence. This program provides substantive legal content in the areas of civil litigation, family law, transactions, and wills and estates, and includes tips to strengthen your practice.

  • 50th Annual Refresher Program Materials

    LESA’s 50th Annual Refresher focused on practice excellence. This program provided substantive legal content in the areas of civil litigation, family law, real estate, business, and wills and estates, and included tips to strengthen your practice.

  • 50th Annual Refresher: Wills and Estates Sessions – Audio Recordings and Program Materials

    $195.00

    This package contains audio recordings and program materials from the wills and estates sessions held at the 50th Annual Refresher. Listen to presenters and panel members discuss a range of topics relevant to estate planning, administration, and litigation, and follow along with their papers and presentation materials.

    This wills and estates package includes audio recordings and program materials from the following sessions:

    • Boilerplate Clauses in Wills: Faithful Friends or Vague Verbiage — Shel Laven
    • The Story of “Emma” and “Isabella”: The Litigious Embryos and Other Tales — Nancy L. Golding QC
    • Do You and Your Client Each Have What It Takes? — Helen R. Ward
    • Restrictions on Testamentary Freedom — Malcom F. Pritchard

    These materials are part of a collection presented at LESA’s 50th Annual Refresher: Practice Excellence held in Lake Louise from May 7–9, 2017.

    These documents are electronic products in Adobe PDF format and MP3 format. Shortly after your purchase, you will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to download these products.  

  • 52nd Annual Refresher: Family Law (Program Materials)

    Materials from the 52nd Annual Refresher cover a wide variety of family law topics, including court practices and upcoming changes, legislative changes with the Family Statutes Amendment Act and Bill C-78, arbitration, as well as considerations related to death and divorce issues. Some materials also take a multi-disciplinary approach to discuss the intersection of family law issues with considerations in other areas such as corporate law, estate matters, criminal law, and immigration law.

  • 7th Annual Law & Practice Update (Edmonton)

    $795.00

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    General practitioners and those practicing in smaller firms face unique challenges. This 2-day conference provides updates on a full spectrum of substantive law and practice management topics.

    View brochure or read the blog for more details.

    Date: October 20–21, 2017
    Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
    Location: Four Points by Sheraton Edmonton, 7230 Argyll Rd NW

    Early Bird Price: $755 (Register on or before September 19, 2017)
    Regular Price: $795

  • 8 Clauses That You Should Consider Before [Your Client] Dies

    $45.00

    This paper reviews 8 clauses that aren’t commonly found in Alberta wills, but that should be considered during estate planning discussions and drafting. The estate planning provisions discussed include: digital assets; evidence of inability to act; definition of grandchild; personal property; advances; joint assets; statement of intention; and real property interests.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Drafting Wills and Trusts program held in Edmonton on February 28, 2017 and in Calgary on March 7, 2017.

     

  • A Practical Guide to Commencing a Joint Family Venture Claim; A View from the Trenches

    $55.00

    This paper provides a practical guide to bringing claims for unjust enrichment and constructive trust as a result of common-law relationships. Topics covered include: status to bring a claim, practical advice on bringing the claim and other procedural issues involving things like notices to admit facts, affidavits of records and questioning. A helpful Plaintiff’s Check List and Trial Preparation Check List are attached.

    This paper was presented at LESA’s Constructive Trust Claims program held in January, 2014.

     

     

  • A Review of Some of the Evidentiary Issues in Estate Litigation

    $65.00

    This paper discusses some of the evidentiary rules and presumptions that apply to estate litigation. It also discusses sources of evidence that may be adduced to support a litigant’s arguments. In particular, it provides an overview of the law of evidence under the Alberta Evidence Act and Alberta jurisprudence. As well, evidentiary issues regarding testamentary capacity, undue influence, and interpretation and rectification of wills are also discussed. In addition, important evidentiary presumptions are highlighted, such as the presumption of advancement and the presumption of resulting trust.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Estate Litigation Fundamentals program held in Edmonton on April 5, 2017 and in Calgary on April 12, 2017.

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