What Is the Probate Law in Ontario?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 5:44:42 AM ET

Probate law in Ontario mandates that probate is necessary when the court needs to approve the vesting of assets of the deceased's estate, Miltons Estate Law Firm explains. The necessity for probate is usually needed when there is a dispute about beneficiaries, or when there are beneficiaries who cannot consent to the will on their own, such as people with disabilities or minor children.

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