Read the transcribed copy of "The Rectification of a Will"
During Hull on Estates Episode #50, Sean Graham and Paul Trudelle discuss the rectification of an erroneous Will.
Sean and Paul also cover the importance of detailed documentation such as Solicitor’s notes and prior Wills, as well as Intestacy and Knowledge and Approval of the Will.
For relevant case law on rectification, please see:
- Re Black (1982), 37 O.R. (2d) 219, 38 O.R. (2d) 468 (Ont. H.C.), Tab 11.
- Re Sherin (1985), 18 E.T.R. 177 (Ont. H.C.J.), Tab 12
- Re Morris,  1 All E.R. 1057 (P.D.), Tab 6.
- Barylak v. Figol (1995), 9 E.T.R. (2d) 305 (O.C.G.D.) Tab 8