Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Trusts
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2012-10-30
ISBN: 
9780779851652
Carswell

Waters' Law of Trusts in Canada, 4th Edition

Availability: In Stock

The new fourth edition of Waters Law of Trusts in Canada is both comprehensive and up-to-date. The book examines all facets of the law of trusts in every jurisdiction of Canada, including the nature of trusts under common law and civil law, and some international jurisdictions such as the United States, where Canadian trust law is increasingly relevant in estate planning.

Cited by the Supreme Court of Canada in S.A. v. Metropolitan Vancouver Housing Corp., 2019 SCC 4 and the Ontario Divisional Court in Re Milne, 2019 CarswellOnt 843

You will gain insight into:

  • The tools of estate planning
  • The legal capacity of the settlor, trustee, beneficiary, and protectors
  • The creation and administration of express trusts
  • Trust termination
  • Conflict of laws, including the Hague Convention on the Recognition of Trusts
  • The variety of uses to which the trust is applied
  • The law concerning remedial trusts (for example, resulting and constructive trusts), especially in matrimonial law
  • The distinction between the powers and duties of trustees
Carswell

Waters' Law of Trusts in Canada, 4th Edition

Availability: In Stock

Description

The new fourth edition of Waters Law of Trusts in Canada is both comprehensive and up-to-date. The book examines all facets of the law of trusts in every jurisdiction of Canada, including the nature of trusts under common law and civil law, and some international jurisdictions such as the United States, where Canadian trust law is increasingly relevant in estate planning.

Cited by the Supreme Court of Canada in S.A. v. Metropolitan Vancouver Housing Corp., 2019 SCC 4 and the Ontario Divisional Court in Re Milne, 2019 CarswellOnt 843

You will gain insight into:

  • The tools of estate planning
  • The legal capacity of the settlor, trustee, beneficiary, and protectors
  • The creation and administration of express trusts
  • Trust termination
  • Conflict of laws, including the Hague Convention on the Recognition of Trusts
  • The variety of uses to which the trust is applied
  • The law concerning remedial trusts (for example, resulting and constructive trusts), especially in matrimonial law
  • The distinction between the powers and duties of trustees