Last week the Ontario Court of Appeal in Spence v BMO Trust overturned a lower court's decision to set aside the will of the late Mr. Eric Spence on the ground that the will was discriminatory and thus against public policy. The most astounding aspect of the appeal judgment is that it was necessary in the first place.
Associate Professor of Law
Adam Parachin is an Associate Professor of Law at Western University. He specializes in the area of trusts, estates and charities law.
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