Trust Exercises

DLG Corporate / Business, Wills & Estates

If you have a trust set up or are the beneficiary of a trust, then this article probably isn’t for you. If, however, you aren’t entirely certain what a trust is, or why people have them or if you need one, then read on. A trust is essentially a legal arrangement where a person (called the “settlor”) transfers the legal …

To Probate or not to Probate

DLG Wills & Estates

One of the most common questions that arises in the course of discussion with clients about wills and estates is “do I need to apply for probate?” Often an individual finds him or herself as the executor of the will of a recently deceased friend or family member and is unsure which avenue of estate administration to follow: Probate or …