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Wills, Estates & Trusts Law - WILLS - Preparation and execution - Undue influence, fraud and mistake - Mistake - Types of mistakes - Drafting errors - Remedy

Thursday, January 19, 2017 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the Trustee of the McLaughlin Estate from an order finding a secondary Will invalid. In 2012, the Testatrix passed away. In 2010, she had executed a primary and secondary Will with instructions to her longtime solicitor. The secondary Will addressed her home. The primary Will addressed the balance of the Estate. Clerical errors resulted in mistakes in the secondary Will. It repeated specific bequests made in the primary Will, included a revocation clause revoking all other previous Wills, including the primary Will, and omitted...