Justice Strathy of the Superior Court of Justice ordered that Mr. Zimmerman repay nearly $500,000 in compensation he took as an attorney for property. The judge also ordered that he personally pay the legal costs of the other side amounting to $284,362.19. What happened?Read More
When deciding whether to remove executors, Ontario courts focus on the best interests of the beneficiaries and the future administration of the estate. For judges, removing executors is about protecting beneficiaries and not about punishing someone for past misdeeds.