The Disappointed Beneficiary

A beneficiary is sometimes unhappy with their share under a will. This script explains your rights and remedies in case a will appears to be unfair, the person making the will may not be capable to do so, there's undue influence on the person making the will, or the person died without a will.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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wills, estates, beneficiary, disappointed beneficiary, unfair will, testamentary capacity, testator's mental capacity, challenging a will, wills variation, WESA, contesting a will, disputing a will
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