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Could, or should, court save a deficient will?

Thursday, November 16, 2023 @ 8:56 AM | By Michael G. von Keitz

Effective Jan. 1, 2022, the Succession Law Reform Act (SLRA) was amended to include s. 21.1, permitting court-ordered validity of an otherwise deficient will. The language of ss. 21.1(1) reads as...