Estate Planning for Blended Families 2020

Product Type: Course

This course has no current sessions.

DescriptionMore DetailAgenda

Thursday, April 16, 2020
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
or attend via webinar

Summer Series 2020
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
9:00 am – 4:00 pm via webinar

Who should attend: Lawyers practicing in the area of wills, estates and trusts. This course may also be of interest to lawyers practicing in the area of family law.

Learning level: Intermediate/Advanced

Blended families are increasingly the norm and have very unique planning aims and requirements. There are a variety of tools available to lawyers to assist in planning for these families.

This course will look at the available tools, the risks involved in the use of each one, and the considerations involved with choosing the appropriate tools for your clients.

After taking this program, you will:

  • understand when to use a will or a trust
  • be up to date on wills variation issues
  • gain knowledge of family home considerations
  • have up to date information on agreements between spouses, separation issues, and duties between spouses
  • be aware of tax issues specific to a blended family

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chair
Anna Laing Farris LLP, Vancouver



Register by
Mar. 19/20
Regular Price
After Mar. 19/20
In-Person* $619 $679
In-Person Articled
$374.50 $374.50
Webinar  $489 $549
Webinar Articled Student $274.50 $274.50

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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

*Lunch is included.

Summer Series 2020
Register by
June 19/20
Regular Price
After June 19/20
Webinar Rebroadcast $429 $479
Webinar Rebroadcast
Articled Student
$239.50 $239.50

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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast will either meet or exceed the CPD hours of the original live course.

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CLEBC Program Lawyer*
Nadia Myerthall

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