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Involuntary support

Andrew Rogerson and Gregory Prekupec, October 2010

Andrew Rogerson TEP is a Toronto barrister and Gregory Prekupec is one of Andrew Rogerson’s articling students and is a Student Member of STEP.

Summary:

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court has significant implications for executors, where a deceased has given financial help, just prior to death, to an ex-spouse, with whom he has had no contact in several decades and has no legal obligation to support.

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