• Death and Taxes – When the Certainties Collide
  • Inheritance Issues in Bankruptcy
  • People Always Told Me, Be Careful What You Do: Wills and Dependency Legislation
  • Round Two: Blended Families and Estate Planning
  • Setting Up Wills and Trusts
  • “Have You Heard the One About The Canadian Who Died Without a Will?”
  • Mental Capacity Has Different Meanings in Different Contexts

Booklets and tipsheets with practical law information are available for free download or in print from the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta.

Special Report

A Renewed Senate That Works for Canadians

Had you been standing in the foyer of Canada’s Senate on June 22nd  2017, you’d have been forgiven for thinking that a constitutional crisis was about to engulf our nation’s Parliament.While the … [Read More...]

An Insider’s Look at Senate Committees

When I first stepped into the Senate atrium and peered into the chamber, I recall experiencing a sensory overload of colour. Carpeted in a sea of red with gold leaf adorning the ceiling, the Senate is … [Read More...]

The Senate Reference: Supreme Court of Canada Outlines Constitutional Road to Reform

Controversies in the Senate have caused many to question whether we need a Senate at all. Realistically, however, what changes could Parliament make to the Senate? Constitutionally, what changes is … [Read More...]

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